[LUNI] Linksys routers/switches and Comcast Cable
qa6240 at email.mot.com
Mon Mar 28 11:44:49 CST 2005
yeah...sorry that all this is from memory, but I think it
is part of the basic setup...I never reset the mac address,
but assigned the router name, or hostname of the router
to be whatever comcast was "expecting" for that IP address.
Andrew Close wrote:
>On Mon, 28 Mar 2005 10:30:34 -0600, Joel Hacker <qa6240 at email.mot.com> wrote:
>>I got around the issue once by configuring my
>>BEFSR41 to echo the hostname (via reverse-dns, I think).
>>I had the same IP for over 2 years.
>>Way I did it was to do a nslookup on my ip
>>when I had my windoze box connected, and then
>>write that name into my "machine name" (I think)
>>un the router.
>>The name should look something like.
>><first octet>_<second octet_.....client.comcast.net
>hmm, that's a thought. would that be the router name or hostname of
>the router then? i didn't have a name before, but i'll give that a
>try. thanks Joel. :)
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