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Re: ADSL mini HOWTO update
I am still alive, but rather busy these days -
please feel free to update the Howto - good luck.
Hal Burgiss wrote:
> I previously had no luck contacting the author on this one, and am
> planning on updating this. Actually already started, and expect
> significant new additions. Off the top of my head, additions to
> -Broaden the scope a bit to include DSLs other than ADSL: SDSL,
> IDSL, g.lite, etc.
> -PPPoE/A issues
> -Section on security
> -Updates on hardware compatibility issues
> -Possibly a section on criteria for choosing an ISP
> -Possibly a section on known 'Linux Friendly' ISPs
> -Section on Cable modem vs DSL
> -Possible section on troubleshooting
> -Expanded Links and Glossary sections
> Any comments, suggestions, etc welcomed.
> PS --
> Also, on the Linux Friendly ISP thing, I am trying to put together a
> database on this, and have posted this on various news groups and
> mailing lists, but not getting a lot of action. So if anyone has a DSL
> ISP that fits these minimal requirements:
> -Ethernet interfaced modem is an available option
> -No installation bugaboos (like requiring a Win or Mac box)
> -Tech support will not hang up on you just because you are running
> Linux. (Official tech support is not necessary, but a nice touch.)
> Let me know.
> Hal B
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