Originally Posted by Rigel4
I have never had anything to do with cable.
Therefore Roadhog is right. if not a little rude.
With Adsl the router and modem are combined. (generally)
I have DSL and I use a modem in transparent bridge and I use my router with DD-WRT on it to to PPPOE authentication for my ISP.
Also, read t3hl33td4rg0n's post. He explains it better than I feel like.