LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-05-2004, 01:06 AM   #1
Loco-S
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Location: 127.0.0.1
Distribution: Kanotix
Posts: 8

Rep: Reputation: 0
Help with Dial up, internet connection


I have finally set up my install of red hat 8, with mozilla web browser, my question is : how do I make it dial up???

I have configured the modem and everything seems to be OK, do I need another proggy to get to dial up to my ISP?..I havent found anything in mozilla to make it dial up a number....HEEEEELP!

yep...Im a lowly newbie....
 
Old 03-05-2004, 01:28 AM   #2
coolamit78
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: New Delhi, India
Distribution: RHEL AS 3/4, Windows XP
Posts: 546

Rep: Reputation: 31
You have KPPP - a dialer program in Red Hat Linux, one similar to Dial-up Networking in Windows.

you'll need to set up your connection at 2 places..

1. Main Menu -> System Settings - > Internet Configuration wizard and

2. Main Menu - > Internet -> KPPP -> setup

This is with regard to RH 9...the location may be different for RH 8.0..so pls check that out...

Now just enter all data related to your ISP just the way you do it in Windows...and use KPPP to dial in to your ISP..

Hope that helps...

Regards,

amit
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how to establish dial up internet connection through linux? ss_vikas Linux - Newbie 23 07-19-2008 02:02 AM
Allowing other to start the dial up internet connection prabhatsoni Linux - Networking 0 11-18-2004 03:48 AM
Slow Dial Up Internet Connection PsychoDrake Linux - Networking 3 08-08-2004 06:15 PM
configure dial up internet connection sanjaya Linux - Hardware 3 02-09-2004 12:48 PM
How to detect that a dial-up Internet connection was established? zeppelin Programming 3 09-28-2003 05:11 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:04 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration