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Internet connectivity detection fails for PPPoE and custom VLAN ID

Discussion in 'Asuswrt-Merlin' started by unameit, Sep 15, 2018.

  1. unameit

    unameit New Around Here

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    Hi,

    I recently switched Internet providers, and am now using PPPoE with a custom VLAN ID (100, for NBN in Australia). The router connects fine with the custom VLAN ID over PPPoE, but it shows as "Internet status: Disconnected" and it seems the internal DNS server is not working. Here is a screenshot:

    Screen Shot 2018-09-16 at 02.26.27.png

    What can I do to force the "Internet status" to "Connected"? I tried the various settings in the WAN PPPoE section, but none of them sets the "Internet status" to "Connected.
    Screen Shot 2018-09-16 at 02.32.11.png
    What can I do to either
    * use a custom script for Internet detection (preferred), or
    * force Internet detection to "Connected"?

    Any help would be much appreciated.

    Thanks!
     
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  3. joe scian

    joe scian Regular Contributor

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    if you have dnssec enabled - disable it
     
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