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New clients given my modems name

Discussion in 'Asuswrt-Merlin' started by bilboSNB, Jul 20, 2019.

  1. bilboSNB

    bilboSNB Senior Member

    Oct 7, 2011
    Road racing capital of the world.
    I have an ac868u which is connected to the internet via a pppoe modem. For some reason new clients are being assigned the name of the modem by the asus router.

    I have a private ip set on a virtual wan interface so I can connect to the modem and get the stats, I suspect it has something to do with this, but why?