Connecting through a cable modem ...

William Hooper whooper "at" freeshell.org
Mon Jan 5 21:58:00 2004


Napolean Dynamite said:
> Hello,
>
> I have two questions:
>
> 1. Is there a way to search the VNC-List Archives so I don't have to
> waste people's time by asking questions that have already been asked and
> answered? I looked at the archive lists, but I did not see any way to do
> a search.

http://www.realvnc.com/swish-e/search2/vnc-list

> 2. And now to waste your time: Is it possible to connect to a machine
> over the Internet that is directly connected to a cable modem. The cable
> modem obtains an IP address from the cable provider and the PC has a
> private IP address (192.168.1.x). I have done this with a router that
> supports port forwarding, but I don't see how to do the equivalent with
> just a cable modem. Any ideas or pertinent links are appreciated.

What cable service?  What brand and model of modem?  Does it have a web
interface?

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William Hooper