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Re: [TCLUG:4495] Cisco 675 Router


On Fri, 5 Mar 1999, Allie Micka wrote:

> But my real question is this:  There was a brief mention in the instructions
> of plugging it directly into the hub with a straight-thru instead of
> plugging it into an ethernet card, and I have seen it done at a small
> business with USWest as a provider & dynamic IPs.  Does anyone know how
> addressing works for this?  My provider will give me 1 static IP; do i have
> to go ahead and set up a little proxy server anyway? (i am still awaiting a
> NIC from them)

You can use the yellow crossover cable USWEST sent you with the router to
plug the router directly into the NIC card in your PC. If you only have
one machine, you really don't need a hub (;