Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I've recently purchased a WRT54Gl router, and installed a DD-WRT (version micro) on it. The router is set in the PPPoE mode, which is connected via wire to the DSL modem.

In order to change my external IP, I need to reset either the modem or the router so the new connection is made with new IP.

Is there a way to use webGUI from DD-WRT, or maybe via telnet: to tell it to redial the connection?

share|improve this question
add comment

2 Answers

up vote 3 down vote accepted

Try this line via telnet

killall -HUP pppd

share|improve this answer
add comment

You can also enter it under the Administration > Commands menu and select Run Commands

share|improve this answer
    
Thanks, saving the URl as a bookmark speeds thinks up. –  bbaja42 Feb 4 '12 at 10:00
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.