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Old 10-22-2005, 09:43 AM   #1
medya
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(Dial-up connection) - adding multi phone numbers per ISP


in Iran we have Dial Up internet , and you know each ISP has at least 5-6 phone numbers , in Windows , I used to add all those phone numbers so when it was busy it automaticly called the other one ...

but in linux red hat , I dont know how to do that.
but you know what pisses me off ? after I try to Activate the connection , it tells it is Busy and I can not Re-dail it , unless I Re-start my computer...
I dont know if it is the same for you too or not..

after it is gets Busy alert , the PC goes forever..and doenst reply anything and after I De-Active the connection and try to Re-connect, ( re - active ) it gives me error 6 and I have to re-start to dail the ISP's number again...

anybody can help me about this ?

Last edited by medya; 10-22-2005 at 09:51 AM.
 
Old 10-22-2005, 10:40 AM   #2
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"in Iran we have Dial Up internet , and you know each ISP has at least 5-6 phone numbers"

I suggest that you use wvdial. With wvdial you can set up dialer sections with a seperate phone number in each dialer. Here is a wvdial README.

http://open.nit.ca/wiki/index.php?page=WvDialReadMe

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Old 10-22-2005, 11:57 AM   #3
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I am so new to Linux , that link that you gave me ...exausted me...what is that ? is it something to install , if yes how ?
 
  


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