Recommendations for adsl modems/firewall?

Frank Shute frank at
Mon Aug 8 12:49:52 BST 2005

On Mon, Aug 08, 2005 at 10:27:01AM +0100, Jonathan Belson wrote:
> Hiya
> I need to set up a server for remote access, and I'm looking at options 
> for a modem/firewall box. I see that there are ADSL modems with some 
> degree of firewall capability, so I'm looking for recommendations of 
> hardware that people have had experience with.
> The important services are http[s], ssh and cvs (although come to think 
> of it, cvsnt supports tunnelling over ssh); no internal hosts are 
> planned yet.

I bought a Netgear DG834 which does all you require & seems to work

I bought it from:

for about 40 quid I think. Whatever you get, it's probably worth going
to the manufacturers site & getting upgraded software for it.



echo "f r a n k @ e s p e r a n c e - l i n u x . c o . u k" | sed 's/ //g'

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