[BBC-Micro] [OT] ADSL router fried?
robert at irrelevant.com
Sun Oct 10 18:13:40 BST 2010
On 10 October 2010 17:20, Mike Pepper <profpep at hotmail.com> wrote:
> If you think there might be a line fault like that, check the input pair for
> continuity, and also for shorts - minor lightening damage can cause various
> forms of tracking downstream of the cricuit protection
yups. The DSL light should be flashing while it's looking for a
connection. If it stays off, then, assuming it's like other models,
it thinks there is no 'phone line connected. Which would indicate
something up with the discretes or tracks between the connector and
A quick check, make sure the line connector hasn't got dodgy
connections to the PCB - a bit of ham-fistedness in it's past can
easily break these.
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