Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




3 posts

Wannabe Geek
+1 received by user: 6


Topic # 112144 27-Nov-2012 23:12 Send private message

I'm just about gnawing my limbs off here. I cannot manage to get a ZyXEL P-870H to bridge to a Draytek 2920.

I've upgraded to VDSL2 and replaced my old modem with with ZyXEL. I bought the wifi-less ZyXEL specifically because I already have the Draytek and it's nicely configured for wifi and firewall duties and I figured bridging would be easy (lots of other people here seem to have done it). The Draytek has been bridged to in the past (including with my last preconfigured modem) and never had an issue.

But this time I just cannot manage it, and I have no idea what is wrong. I'm fairly certain I'm making a boneheaded error.

Could somebody please run through some of the basic errors I could have made here? Does anyone else have the same (or at least same brand) setup working?

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic
19544 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1364

Moderator
Trusted
Biddle Corp
Subscriber

  Reply # 723949 28-Nov-2012 06:28 Send private message

Your best option is to explain how you've got the P870H configured. VDSL2 setup for bridge mode is incredibly simple with literally a handful of clicks to configure. All you have to do is select bridge mode and then enter VLAN 10 and 802.1p 0. Presumably you have one of these setttings wrong as they are the only settings required.



3 posts

Wannabe Geek
+1 received by user: 6


  Reply # 724055 28-Nov-2012 11:07 Send private message

Crisis averted! It appears that in each and every attempt made to set up the bridge, I stuffed something up. Just restarted with a fresh mind and this battle station is now quite operational.

Thanks for the reply. :)

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Moment of Truth?
Created by BarTender, last reply by joker97 on 24-Sep-2014 06:53 (421 replies)
Pages... 27 28 29


Festival of Democracy
Created by gzt, last reply by ubergeeknz on 23-Sep-2014 16:11 (138 replies)
Pages... 8 9 10


Geekzone giveaway: ADATA SSD SP610 256GB and ADATA PV110 Power Bank
Created by freitasm, last reply by Lias on 23-Sep-2014 22:26 (48 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Gigatown Beaten - Im So Jelly of Taranaki
Created by raytaylor, last reply by FiShYmAn on 23-Sep-2014 20:34 (24 replies)
Pages... 2


How do we get more people out to vote?
Created by nate, last reply by Geektastic on 23-Sep-2014 22:02 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


GCSB Surveillance Vans?
Created by snowball, last reply by dickytim on 24-Sep-2014 06:12 (56 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Vodafone Wellington Cable Issues
Created by notna, last reply by TimA on 23-Sep-2014 22:19 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


Looking for online productivity software recommendations
Created by fpsware, last reply by networkn on 23-Sep-2014 16:49 (16 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.