[clug] USB ADSL2+ modem?
bob at cs.anu.edu.au
Tue Dec 20 01:13:55 UTC 2016
A new thread...
I realise that ADSL/ADSL2/ADSL2+ has higher voltage requirements
than can generally be met by USB/USB2/USB3, but not sure if that
isn't a solvable problem that might already have been solved?
I can't find anything on the interwebs that gives me much encouragement.
Ideally, I would like to power my (bare/bridge) ADSL2+ modem from
my laptop's power supply/battery and the obvious way to do that would
be to use a USB-based modem.
My (Linux) laptop would then do the rest and I can (trivially?) keep
it patched etc. and keep a closer eye on what is really going back and
forth on the ADSL connection...
Anybody got any thoughts or recommendations?
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