My provider uses PPPoE for authenticating the connection. Everything works
great with private addressing on the LAN side, but I can't get my SMC7004FW
configured properly for the public /29 subnet.
My ISP has configured my account for x.x.x.136/29. The router always gets
x.x.x.137/24. I've tried changing the LAN IP address to x.x.x.137 but I
can't touch the mask on this device. Nor will it allow inbound traffic with
I tried a Linksys as well but didn't have luck there either. Should I be
looking for a router with different features? What features would I need?
RN (routing newbie)