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I'm using a Linksys wireless router/modem. In order to share my internet connection on the network, I need to be connected to both the wired and the DSL connections. But if I connect to the DSL connection, the wired one is dropped and vice versa. Please help.

If it's any help, this is the device I'm trying to get to work: http://www.linksys.com/En-Mea/Products/Gateways/WAG120N

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Do you have a wireless DSL modem? DSL is by nature a landline (wired) service. –  Colyn1337 Aug 21 '13 at 12:51
    
Yes, I know. But I also want to share my connection on the network so I can use it on my laptop, tablet, etc. –  user186019 Aug 21 '13 at 16:30
    
If you have a Linksys router, plug your DSL modem into it and you'll have wireless internet. –  Colyn1337 Aug 21 '13 at 16:47
    
It's router and modem in the same device. On windows, I get two connections: one to the router (Ethernet), the other to my ISP (PPP). It's quite painless there. Don't know why it's such a hassle on Ubuntu which has been otherwise perfect for me. –  user186019 Aug 21 '13 at 16:50
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