I installed fedora (new to linux) and can't get the dsl connection working either. I have:
static RFC 1483 ip
rented actiontec gateway dsl modem
d-link DFE-530TX+ NIC
The connection works in windows. I ran the "internet connection wizard"
I triple checked the DNS. When I try to go to "google.com" in mozilla I get the "cannot resolve host..." message. When I try the "http://192.168.0.1" in my modem installation guide, I get "connection refused when attempting to contact http://...
During boot it says "bring up interface eth0" and then gives the "ok"
Fedora sees my NIC as "RTL8139 eth0"
I tried the commands above and bash said no such command...