Author Topic: Built in Support of PPPoE  (Read 3380 times)


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Built in Support of PPPoE
« on: November 22, 2007, 07:20:23 am »
It would be nice to include built in support for PPPoE in the next version of LinuxMCE. To get it working on my machine, i had to disable the built in firewall and execute the following to get internet sharing to work:

iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -j MASQUERADE

Hindsight tells me i could of avoided a lot of pain by just modifying the device in the database like the wiki says, but it shouldn't be this hard to set up something so simple.


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Re: Built in Support of PPPoE
« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2007, 08:43:27 pm »
It would be nice, but  I have only seen a few people encountering the same problems we faced.


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Re: Built in Support of PPPoE
« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2008, 01:54:59 pm »
I had the same problem with PPPoE and had to do the manual configuration. I also filed a bug report in Mantis on, but it seems to be low on the developer's priorities.