> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vincent FLEURANCEAU
> [mailto:v dot fleuranceau at parc dash landes dash de dash gascogne dot fr]
> Hi all!
> Has anyone tested the following config: Soekris + Efficient
> Ethernet 5100 series (bridge mode)?
> Before I make my boss spend money for 5 x (Soekris + Modem),
> I need to know if it's really "plug and play" as it should be...
> It seems I just have to activate the bridge mode on the modem
> and enter my PPPoE username + password in m0n0wall. Is that right?
> -- Vincent
I don't know about the Efficient Ethernet 5100 series ADSL Modem/Routers,
but any reguler ADSL Modem/Router that can be put in full bridge mode (as it
seems this device can) ie - into "modem" mode should work flawlessly with a
Soekris net4501 or net4801 as you intend. And yes, all you need to do is to
use one of the latest 1.1 beta images and enter your username/password in
the PPPOE section, and away you go.
I'd strongly recommend the latest 1.1 Beta images to those on PPPOE as the
"DNS from PPPOE is not passed to DHCP Clients" issue as previously mentioned
in this list is fixed.
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