Specify a WAN for Skype using Linksys RV042

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May 30th, 2010
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I need to configure the RV042 in a way that Skype would go to WAN1, while other services to WAN2.

AFAIK Skype uses HTTP, so is there a way to specify that without putting all the HTTP requests on WAN1?


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Te-Kai Liu Mon, 05/31/2010 - 11:16
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Protocol Binding allows you to bind http to certain WAN port based on destination IP address. But if the destination IP address is not a static IP, it may not work well if users specify the URL.

zaherzaher Tue, 06/01/2010 - 02:48
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Anyone knows to what IP(s) Skype connects?

If I bind VOIP ports (10000-20000) for WAN1, will Skype communications take place through WAN1?

Steven DiStefano Tue, 06/01/2010 - 06:23
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I have some info you can find on Skype for SIP, which is a service offered by Skype which allows a SIP trunk (like from from the UC500) into the Skype network which is standards based, not Skype proprietary.



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