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Re: Connecting an extra computer to Internet



On Thu, 2007-07-05 at 09:54 -0700, Rick Stevens wrote:
> Your modem contains a router.  ADSL needs that.

To be pedantic, and not to lead someone else down the garden path, no it
does not.  You can have a straight ADSL modem, that is little more than
a box between analogue phone line and digital communication to the
computer, and have the computer handle the rest (authentication,
networking issues, etc.)

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(This box runs FC5, my others run FC4 & FC6, in case that's
 important to the thread.)

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