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Old 10-16-2003, 02:00 PM   #1
neosap
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pppd error code 16


Dear Friends,

i have installed Redhat 9 and I am facing issues in connecting internet with dialup connection. It states some "pppd error

code 16". Can anyone elaborate on it, i read a lot many threads on this problem, but still I m unable to daignos what the

problem is all about and how to solve it.

My Hardware / software

I have Dlink DFM 560E External Data / FAx Modem, and have installed Gnome Desktop environment only and not KDE. I try

connecting internet using Wvdial software.

Please guide me on hoe to solve the error code 16 problem.

Thankx in Advance.
 
Old 10-24-2003, 10:03 PM   #2
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Error code 16:

Quote:
16 The link was terminated by the modem hanging up.
I got that from "man pppd" in console.

Does your ISP require something special? Try using Kppp and select "show log" so that it will tell you what it is doing.

Does it connect at all? Is your settings correct for your ISP?

I'm not to familiar with the ISP's you have in your country so maybe someone local will kick in here.

Hope that helps.

 
  


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