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Old 06-28-2003, 10:28 AM   #1
drand
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console ppp for dialup connection


subj. instead of kppp, i no have X window, please help me find somthing for make dialup connection. 10x
 
Old 06-28-2003, 10:48 AM   #2
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minicom

wvdial
 
Old 06-29-2003, 03:25 PM   #3
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I never had any luck with minicom or wvdial.... although, minicom was useful in that I could test the modem while i was troubleshooting.

What distro are you using? The easiest and simplest route for me was to use pppsetup with Slackware. It will ask you some questions and create a script to run. Type "ppp-go" in console and it should connect. It's really easy and light. Obviously, you have to have ppp installed for this to work.
 
Old 06-29-2003, 05:05 PM   #4
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wvdial is easy to use first run wvdialconf /etc/wvdial.conf as root then edit /etc/wvdial.conf to add your isp phone and user name you can add multiple isp s under the same account
 
  


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