[GLLUG] Recommendations for an IPv6 capable ADSL/FTTC router
addw at phcomp.co.uk
Thu Jun 19 17:52:37 UTC 2014
On Thu, Jun 19, 2014 at 01:32:09PM +0100, John Winters wrote:
> Dear all,
> I seek some information from the experience of others about so-called IPv6
> enabled ADSL/FTTC routers. So far I have the following on my list:
2 years ago I bought one of these:
#67 inc VAT.
Or rather the model that was then available a: 751G-2HnD
What is found at the link above looks pretty much the same. I have a FTTC
connection and I use IPv6. It does WiFi. It is Linux based with a custom config.
It works well, I don't have much by way of complaint. Setting it up takes a
little thought and you need to learn the config tools: web and a special purpose
shell that you ssh in to. Understanding iptables helps.
My only disquiet is that I do not have source code to the OS running on it. I
would really like to run something where I could compile/install a version of
Linux or OpenBSD for which I had a high degree of trust.
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