Re: OT: BT Broadband - which ADSL modem?
On Thu, 2003-09-18 at 18:21, Jonathan Matthews wrote:
> After a couple of years of um-ing and ah-ing, my dad's finally got round
> to installing broadband. Specifically, BT broadband (here in the uk).
> He's asked me to slip in a 486 class router/firewall inbetween his
> Windows machines and the ADSL modem, so I'd much rather go with a modem
> that has RJ45 (ethernet) connections over any USB-type port.
> I'm sure there are some debian users out there who can help me make this
> choice -
> Which ADSL modem
> o has an ethernet port
> o works with BT broadband
> o offers most bang per buck
I have combined the modem and firewall by installing a Bewan adsl card,
which has Linux support:
Oliver Elphick Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk
Isle of Wight, UK http://www.lfix.co.uk/oliver
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