ADSL

freebsd-uk-usergroup-local at insignia.com freebsd-uk-usergroup-local at insignia.com
Tue Oct 30 11:25:56 GMT 2001


On Mon, 29 Oct 2001 15:44:43 -0000, mark at dvdnews.co.uk ("Mark Hughes")
wrote:

>Remember that the USB ADSL option is non-nat from anywhere - you always get
>a Real IP address with that. Despite most peoples complaints, aside from
>the lack of static IP address I've actually got on fine with BT Openworld
>USB 500k thingy.
>
>Works a treat with FreeBSD - get 15-25ms pings to most UK things. Nice :-)

Does it work on bootup? Mine fails with "Child failed(errdead)" and I
have to run the PPP command manually a couple of times before it
starts. Plus, it fails after a few hours, often during the night.

Jim




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