[Novalug] Removing the FIOS Actionec Router, replacing it with my router
jthoel at gmail.com
Sun Oct 23 22:04:22 EDT 2011
As a side note - the ActionTech is only needed if you want to update
the Set Top box information. Since that comes COAX out of the STB it
has to be on the network somewhere. If you don't have any STB's or
don't care about updating the info then you don't need it.
On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 2:02 AM, Jay Hart <jhart at kevla.org> wrote:
> Did you install the Cat6? DO you actually need the actionec? Could you remove
> the actionec entirely?
>> I have cat6 from the ont directly to my linux firewall and then put the
>> actiontec behind my firewall. I have never had an issue or any down time
>> since it was installed. When I first did it, I had to have verizon release
>> the lease so that my firewall could get the ip.
>> Connected by DROID on Verizon Wireless
>> -----Original message-----
>> From: Jay Hart <jhart at kevla.org>
>> To: novalug at calypso.tux.org
>> Sent: Mon, Oct 24, 2011 01:29:21 GMT+00:00
>> Subject: [Novalug] Removing the FIOS Actionec Router, replacing it with my
>> I want to remove the actionec router from my path, and go right from the ONT
>> to an OpenBSD router.
>> 1. Can this be done?
>> 2. If so, will Verizon help me or hinder me?
>> 3. I assume one must change the connection from the ONT from COAX to
>> ONT -> CAT5 -> OpenBSD Router
>> I will substitute a linux router if I must...
>> Anyone got this particular scenario working?
>> Jay Hart
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