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TSI Martin
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join:2006-02-23
Chatham, ON
kudos:33
reply to robotank

Re: Everything MLPPP

well if you are on a single computer, you can always use the Broadband connection in Windows with the MLPPP check to connect it that way.
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TSI Martin - TekSavvy Solutions Inc.
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robotank

join:2008-03-02
Hamilton, ON
I'm on OS X Snow Leopard. I looked around, and it seems that running a VM is my only option other than buying the Linksys or another compatible router. One more thing to clarify: the Linksys is only a router, not a modem/router? and putting the Thomson in bridge mode means that it simply acts as a modem and passes the routing on to the other router connected to it? Thanks.


clarknova

join:2010-02-23
Grande Prairie, AB
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said by robotank:

I'm on OS X Snow Leopard. I looked around, and it seems that running a VM is my only option other than buying the Linksys or another compatible router.
I'd be surprised if there wasn't a way to get OSX to do mlppp, although perhaps not in the GUI.

One more thing to clarify: the Linksys is only a router, not a modem/router? and putting the Thomson in bridge mode means that it simply acts as a modem and passes the routing on to the other router connected to it? Thanks.
Correct.
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robotank

join:2008-03-02
Hamilton, ON
Thanks for the reply, claknova. I'm getting around the P2P throttling for now by another method. However, since I've only been using the Thomson gateway for a couple days, I'm thinking of calling TekSavvy customer service tomorrow to see if I can send it back and get a Linksys and the cheapest Thomson modem instead.


robotank

join:2008-03-02
Hamilton, ON
TekSavvy is sending me the Thomson 516 + Linksys and allowing me to return the Thomson 585 for a refund. All's well that ends well.