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Old 11-24-2001, 02:11 PM   #1
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Thumbs down Modems


Got Mandrake 8.1 yesterday, detects modem (US robotics, external, 33.6Kbps) but says something like "KPPP died unexpectedly! Exit status 17". Looked at "man pppd", says exit status 17 means it got 'serial loopback'. Whats that and is there anyway to correct it?

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Old 11-26-2001, 07:34 PM   #2
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Found this link with a very short explaination:

http://www.linuxports.com/howto/ppp/x1496.htm

Not sure how useful this is.
 
  


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