ISDN adaptors for dual channel
brian at freebsd-services.com
Sat Nov 17 14:30:53 GMT 2001
> I've just been asked to do a FreeBSD firewall with the twist that
> they want DUAL CHANNEL ISDN. In the past I've only touched
> nasty cheap external TAs for one channel.
> The bloke asking me already uses Eicon Diva s which I note are
> newly supported in an experimental kind of way.
> So bearing in mind the speed requirement can I use that card or
> should I recommend something else and if so what ?
Any supported ISDN card will work. The tricky bit is finding an ISP
that will give you a bundled connection. The only people that I know
of that will do this are Easynet. Demon can do it, but only make the
service available to their testers AFAIK.
> I assume 4.4 still has the IPFILTER kernel option giving me
> something I am familiar with from other BSDs.
> (And yes I have checked that ADSL isn't an option.)
> P.S. Cambridge & BSD chat & beer. Any takers ?
Brian <brian at freebsd-services.com> <brian at Awfulhak.org>
Don't _EVER_ lose your sense of humour ! <brian@[uk.]OpenBSD.org>
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