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Old 08-28-2001, 10:22 PM   #1
nbc
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ppp problem


Hi i hope someone can help me with my Problem. I have red hat 7 and i have the following situation.

If i connect to my Provider via ppp conection my browser and my IRC Client don't use this connection.
It seems like that. I know why i think. If i type ifcondif the is no ppp0 so i think all Datas will
be send to the eht0 device. How can i add ppp0 ??? Please explain it to me step by step i have not that
much experience with Linux. If you have any kind a ICQ please write ya UIN so i may can contact you for help.
Maybe the first post dont help me. So i hope i can find help here, thanks

nbc
 
Old 08-28-2001, 11:54 PM   #2
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What do you get when you run 'ifconfig'?
What do you get when you run 'route -n'? The entry that starts with 0.0.0.0 is your default route.

Do you have an entry in /etc/ppp/options that says 'defaultroute'.

If you already have a default route (say 192.168.1.1) dialing up using ppp won't replace the default route already there. I run a script that deletes the default route and then dial's up.
 
Old 08-29-2001, 09:39 AM   #3
nbc
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the only thing listet if i type ifconfig is lo and some text...
if i enter rout -n comes no device please can you write a mail to me, cause the forum is not that good to comunicate,

dpie@gmx.net
 
  


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