I'm configuring a PA-200 for deployment to England. I will not be on-site when the device is cabled, so I must be sure all configs are good beforehand.
England uses PPPoA instead of PPPoE.
Using the WebGUI, if I go to the IPv4 tab on the Ethernet Interface window, I see a radial button for making a PPPoE connection but nothing for PPPoA.
At the office, the British Telecom DSL circuit will first hit a DSL modem in Bridged mode (pass through) before getting to the PA-200.
With that in mind, should I just go ahead and configure the router for PPPoE?
Any advice would be appreciated.
I searched for a feature request regarding PPPoA and did not find one. I would recommend speaking with the local Palo Alto Networks Sales Engineer to generate a feature request if this will be something that needed at additional sites.
In the interim - this Discussion - PPPoA - describes a work around to convert the traffic so that PA-200 can authenticate.
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