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Re: [SLE] cable modem
  • From: "Fred A. Miller" <fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 29 May 2005 18:36:27 -0400
  • Message-id: <200505291836.27807.fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 29 May 2005 2:55 pm, James Knott wrote:
> > 'Just realized we're both maybe confused on this........I'm talking about
> > handing out addresses, and maybe you are talking about real addresses
> > from the Net. The original post on this had something to do with a cable
> > modem, which gives out an address to a 'Puter, router, etc. In this case,
> > a router question, MOST Linksys and other routers do provide addresses
> > under Nat. as part of firewall. Maybe in my sleep deprived induced stupor
> > I didn't understand what you said.....probably my fault.
> Well, I'm not the one confused about what those "firewall/router" boxes do.

No, but I knew that a lot routers can furnish DNS. ;) There's always all of us
can learn, James.


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