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PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2008 5:03 pm    Post subject: WRT54G and RT31P2 Reply with quote Back to top

I want to put a WRT54G into my current network which consists of my cable modem (obviously), RT31P2, and more computers than I have ports for. I would like to be able to see the admin stuffs for both routers, but i know I will have to do some Dynamic routing stuff or something, but I don't know exactly what. I also want to be able to use all the Ethernet ports on both boxes. I would prefer for the order of things to go ISP>Cable Modem>WRT54G>RT31P2.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2008 10:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Check out Nate Hoy's instructions here: http://vonage.nmhoy.net/tworouters.html

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 03, 2008 9:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Why does Option 3 need the loopback from a lan port into the WAN?
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 03, 2008 9:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Weird, isn't it? By plugging the main router into the Vonage box using the LAN port instead of the WAN port, you're turning the Vonage box into a switch instead of a router. The loopback into the WAN port is needed to enable the phone adapter, which apparently only gets its input via that port. The internet will work without the loopback, but the Vonage phone won't.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 03, 2008 9:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Ah, right. Makes (some) sense.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 25, 2008 8:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

customh,

I'd also strongly recommend that you get either dd-wrt or if your version is v. 1-4 then you can also get tomato.

the features on these aftermarket firmwares are quite impressive.

I believe you can use all the ethernet ports using scenario 1 but the two will be on different networks if you do not do the loop back.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 25, 2008 9:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I just decided to go from the rt31p2 to a lan port of the wrt54g. The WRT54G is v8, so dd-wrt is a pain to put on. Got em on the same network now.
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