how to establish dial up internet connection through linux?
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i have an ecternal modem
it is detected in linux
i have ppp support
then too internet connection s not possible
i am pasting down here the output of my unsuccessfull wvdial
root@gaurav root]# wvdial
--> WvDial: Internet dialer version 1.53
--> Initializing modem.
--> Sending: ATZ
--> Sending: AT S11=50
--> Modem initialized.
--> Sending: ATDT1500
--> Waiting for carrier.
--> Carrier detected. Waiting for prompt.
Welcome to 3Com Total Control HiPer ARC (TM)
Networks That Go The Distance (TM)
--> Looks like a login prompt.
--> Sending: smartlad3150
--> Looks like a password prompt.
--> Sending: (password)
Welcome To Mantrafreenet
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--> PPP negotiation detected.
--> Starting pppd at Wed Aug 4 20:40:05 2004
--> pid of pppd: 3186
--> Disconnecting at Wed Aug 4 20:40:40 2004
--> The PPP daemon has died: A modem hung up the phone (exit code = 16)
--> man pppd explains pppd error codes in more detail.
--> Try again and look into /var/log/messages and the wvdial and pppd man pages for more information.
Maybe the ISP you are calling is using PAP or CHAP (My ISP does that). In that case I connect from minicom, up to the part with the login prompt. Then I go out of minicom (without hanging up) and start pppd. pppd knows how to pass the username/password itself by analyzing /etc/ppp/pap-secrets
Maybe the ISP you are calling is using PAP or CHAP (My ISP does that). In that case I connect from minicom, up to the part with the login prompt. Then I go out of minicom (without hanging up) and start pppd. pppd knows how to pass the username/password itself by analyzing /etc/ppp/pap-secrets and chap-secrets.