"Trained Path:" appears to indicate if your connection is interleaved.
Trained Path: 0 = Fast path. Trained Path: 1 = Interleaved. ip_contrack Routing table.
To enable telnet access on a Netgear DG834(G)
http://192.168.0.1/setup.cgi?todo=debug - this launches utelnetd -d
There is no root password so while enabled, everyone on the lan will have telnet access. Disable in the terminal by typing "killall utelnetd"
To enable ppp debugging
http://192.168.0.1/setup.cgi?todo=ppp_debug This puts pppd in debug mode and logs the establishment of the connection - LCP traffic to /tmp/ppp_log NB the output includes username and encrypted password.
http://192.168.0.1/ppp_log To view ppp_log
To enable VPN debugging
Select between Modem Only Mode (PPPoE bridge) and Router Mode
Disable Configuration Assistant
http://www.routerlogin.com/CA_HiddenPage.htm use this if you get stuck in the smart wizard (configuration assistant).
connect to speedtest@speedtest_domain- to reconnect to you ISP disconnect and reconnect using the router interface.
Show Command lines
This is not particularily useful unless your connection is 100% stable as the Netgear's host file will be reset every time the PPP connection is re-established after a drop.
Enter IP address <space> hostname (eg. 192.168.0.10 mel.lan)
Add Entries to DNS Server
Reset DNS Server