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Old 07-03-2009, 10:29 PM   #1
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how to configure adsl modem in rhel5, which driver it'll need ?


how to configure adsl modem of bsnl in rhel5,
rhel5 can detect nic but not get wan ip by dhcp, it need any driver ? please help me
 
Old 07-03-2009, 11:58 PM   #2
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does your adsl modem configured as gateway ?
if so , your modem cant give ur PC a leased IP, because that is configured as gateway and your PC is connected ,kind of, directly to your ISP router , and normally ADSL router isnt configured as DHCP server .
so
just configure your linux ethernet card as given info that ISP gave it to you
 
Old 07-04-2009, 02:23 AM   #3
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Take a look at PPPoE clients
http://tldp.org/HOWTO/DSL-HOWTO/configure.html
 
  


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