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  1. #1
    Linux Newbie
    Join Date
    Feb 2004

    BandWidth Aggregation

    I have two internet connections, 1 dial-up and other cable net. These give me different IPs (of course). I want the bandwidth of both to get combined thus increasing the total speed. Is this possible somehow?
    Also i have to masquerade this to the intranet after i accomplish this.
    Currently only one connection is used at a time and masqueraded. Hope i am clear about my query.
    Any links or suggestions welcome! Has anyone done this before?

    Thank you.

    You are the one Linux!

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Since dialup is like a drop of water in the ocean compared to cable, why would you need/have both in production setting? I know of busniess users that have a dialup account(s) only in case of emergency but they don't waste any time on adding it to thier existing internet line bandwidth, either cable/dsl/T-1 etc...

    For the little it would add, its not worth the time or addtional equipment/software.

    \"Keep your friends close and your enemies even closer\" from The Art of War by Sun Tzu\"

  3. #3
    Linux Guru
    Join Date
    Oct 2001
    Täby, Sweden
    I'm fairly sure that it's possible, but it's not too easy... I'm not too familiar with these aspects of routing, unfortunately. Try checking out the Adv-Routing-HOWTO on


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