[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: FTP install w/ @home cable

* Wozz (wozz+openbsd_(_at_)_wookie_(_dot_)_net) [01/31/00 17:56]:
> In most cases, you can turn off the cable modem and turn it back on and it
> will forget the MAC address.  

With Telus' ADSL service, you have to register (presumably) your MAC address
through a password protected web interface.  If you don't, you'll only be able
to reach *.telus.net hosts.

If this is a common enough setup, it may be worthwhile to try to incorporate
some handling for this type of situation (ie an optional break after obtaining
the lease to spawn a browser or something).  Space might be an issue.


Visit your host, monkey.org