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 From:  Jim Gifford <jim at giffords dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Possible To Use Internal DSL Modem as WAN interface?
 Date:  Wed, 7 Apr 2004 20:23:50 -0400
On Thu, Apr 08, 2004 at 07:23:01AM +1000, Hilton Travis wrote:
> Hi Scott,
> On Wed, 2004-04-07 at 16:58, Bennett, Scott wrote:
> > Just curious how hard it would be to use an INTERNAL Intel 2100/2200 DSL
> > modem as the WAN interface?
> > 
> > This would be a BIG help for PPPoa users where the modem gets the
> > external IP and forces the user to use the internal nat of external
> > modems.  This is a NIGHTMARE for VOIP SIP traffic!
> > 
> > Any help or direction would be GREAT!
> > 
> > I love m0n0wall!   If this is possible I will be canning a ton of
> > netscreens!
> What I want is a Mini-PCI ADSL modem that I can install in Soekris
> net4501 and net4801 boxes, to make a complete, secure, firewall/router
> device.  :)

While we're wishing, I'd like to see a mini-pci cable modem that can be
installed in a Soekris for the same purpose.

And, I'd like both of them to work well under open source operating
systems.  *grin*