[CentOS] Can't Configure USB ADSL Router

Tue May 2 17:43:47 UTC 2006
Rodrigo Barbosa <rodrigob at suespammers.org>

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On Tue, May 02, 2006 at 12:08:38AM +0900, Mark Sargent wrote:
> Daniel de Kok wrote:
> >According to http://whirlpool.net.au/index.cfm?a=h_view&model_id=278
> >this modem has (Ethernet) LAN connectivity. Using the Ethernet port to
> >connect to the net will probably save you a lot of time.
> >
> Hi All,
> Daniel, tnx for that. I should have added, though, that I already have 
> another machine using the Ethernet connection, and wish to run a 2nd PC 
> from the USB for now as I'm not anywhere close to a place where I can 
> buy a small switching hub and need to transfer some large data from one 
> to the other. Cheers.

Wow. Bad idea.

You should use either the ethernet connection OR the USB connection
of the modem. Connecting one computer to each interface spells trouble.

Why don't you just connect one computer to the other using a crossover
ethernet cabe ?

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