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Re: LAN to LAN dial solution

  • From: Crist Clark
  • Date: Tue Aug 23 16:09:50 2005

sbrillus@blueyonder.co.uk wrote:
Can anyone suggest, other than using Cisco's a brand of UK-compliant boxes
that effectively will perform a PSTN dial up function, so that when the
two boxes are connected, the LAN's are effectively bridged together

Basically what we want to be able to do is connect a PC on a LAN, so that
at will, a number can be dialed and you can then telnet to the far end
You may be asking something else, but pretty much every PPP implementation
I've ever seen on a UNIX-like system or router has dial on demand
capabilities.

However, I do wonder if you are trying to express something unusual
about this setup by the use of the term "bridged" as opposed to normal
layer-3 routing.
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Crist J. Clark                               crist.clark@globalstar.com
Globalstar Communications                                (408) 933-4387

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