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    pfSense + openreach G.fast modem for Sky Ultrafast

    This is a discussion on pfSense + openreach G.fast modem for Sky Ultrafast within the Sky Broadband (Fibre) Help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Hi All, Does COIPU's instruction found via the following link , also applies to Sky Ultrafast G.fast service? if not ...

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      pfSense + openreach G.fast modem for Sky Ultrafast

      Hi All,

      Does COIPU's instruction found via the following link, also applies to Sky Ultrafast G.fast service? if not does anyone have a suggestion as to how to go about configuring a pfSense router?

      Thank you



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      Re: pfSense + openreach G.fast modem for Sky Ultrafast

      I would think it's the same config. Still ethernet presentation to your wan port on pfsense..
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      Re: pfSense + openreach G.fast modem for Sky Ultrafast

      Hi Skyeci, thank you for your response.

      is anyone using G.fast modem (non-Sky version)?

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      Re: pfSense + openreach G.fast modem for Sky Ultrafast

      Not sure but I guess the asus g.fast modm/router might work and the openreach issued g.fast huawei modem
      behind your pfsense should also work I would hope??
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      Re: pfSense + openreach G.fast modem for Sky Ultrafast

      I just tested it and it simply works, no additional configuration is required.

     

     

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