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Re: [vox-tech] DSL username and password


  • Subject: Re: [vox-tech] DSL username and password
  • From: Richard Cook <MAPSrcook@llnl.gov>
  • Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2000 13:32:37 -0700
  • References: Pine.GSO.4.21.0010191013520.15519-100000@logan.ucdavis.edu
  • References: 39EF3D03.7BB3478D@llnl.gov
  • References: ywzbswgir9a.fsf@atlantis.cs.ucdavis.edu

It can do packet-filtering and routing based on port number, yes.  I
don't know that it has all the features of a "firewall."  

Ricardo Anguiano wrote:
> 
> Is the router also a firewall?
> 
> -Ricardo
> 
> Richard Cook <rcook@llnl.gov> writes:
> 
> > They can easily reset the password; they did so for my over the phone
> > in an instant.  BTW, I use a LinkSys ethernet router which does the
> > PPPoE automatically.  The advantage of this approach is the ability to
> > use any operating system, even those such as Mac OS X, without
> > configuring it for PPPoE.

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