[CALUG] modems for Linux (now FiOS)
Eric V. Smith
eric+calug at trueblade.com
Mon Aug 21 06:13:42 CDT 2006
Randal T. Rioux wrote:
> I was under the impression that the FIOS service was NAT'd at the
> distribution point. I'm avoiding the switch from Comcast because I host
> apps on dozens of ports, and I fear losing that luxury.
In my case (in Kensington), it's the DLink router that does the NAT'ing.
My Linux machine has a real, routable IP address when I connect it
directly to the ONC (the box outside your house).
> Will the "home" service (assume DHCP) allow external access to system
> ports (ie www, ssh, vpn, ftp, etc)?
I can definitely ssh and vpn into my system. http is blocked, but https
works. I've never tried ftp.
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