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Old 17th November 2009
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Default Compatible ADSL MODEM

I'm limited by my ISP to one of these eight ASDL MODEM.
Which one(s) of these ADSL Modems are Comaptible with FreeBSD 7.0 Release, in order?

Asus AMM6000
Asus AM602
Billion 5210
Level One FBR 1161
Paradyne 6205
Paradyne 6211
Paradyne 6318
Comtrend CT361

Please sort this list in an ordered one, from Best ( more comfortable/Compatible) to Less!
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The manufacture and model should be entirely irrelevant, just make sure it has Ethernet connectivity.


Some DSL models double as NAT routers, so instead of a PPPoE/A client.. just configure DHCP on the proper interface (..preferably login to the router and see if you can enable PPP passthrough).

USB modems are often proprietary, avoid them.. and you should be fine.
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Yes, whichever ones have ethernet interfaces are 100%. Those with USB interfaces may not work, but most of them show up as generic USB ethernet devices, which are supported as well.
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