Re: Help with Cascading Two Routers for Security

From: Bob Cosby (Bob_Cosby95841_nospam_at_yahoo.com)
Date: 05/31/04


Date: Mon, 31 May 2004 18:20:45 GMT

Okay ... The Wireless Router #1 is a Siemens SpeedStream 2624 and the Wired Router #2 is an
inexpensive Airlink+ ASOHO4P. I do have both kinds of cables so I'll try them both
starting with a standard straight through cable. Thanks, BC

"Leythos" <void@nowhere.com> wrote in message
news:MPG.1b253d6dcd544bc298a5ab@news-server.columbus.rr.com...
> In article <IdJuc.21657$pt3.7956@attbi_s03>, Bob_Cosby95841
> _nospam@yahoo.com says...
> > Is it okay to use a standard patch cable (rather than a cross-over cable) to connect
from
> > the Wired Router #2 WAN port to the WiFi Router #1 LAN port as below??
>
> We can't really tell you - the hardware MAY support auto-xover or it may
> require a xover cable.
>
> The cable only makes the connection, it doesn't have anything to do with
> security.
>
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