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Old 01-11-2002, 07:04 PM   #1
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Angry ppp*


I'm running SuSE 7.3 Personal.
I used YaST2 to configure ADSL. It work, up until my system crashed. I broke a commandment I think, I did a hard shutdown. I pushed the power button with unmounting.

Since then, in the console when I log in, there's a message that there's a wierd character 'ppp*"

If I try KInternet, I get an error about smpppd not running or I don't have dialout permission, even if I'm root.

If there a fiel I need to fix because of my shutdown? If you need the exact messages let me know.

Thanks,

Erik

P.S. If I remember correctly, the system crash when I was tryign to read a CD that I had burned but have been having problems with in windows.
 
Old 01-11-2002, 07:39 PM   #2
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try this: at the root prompt type /sbin/SuSEconfig
 
  


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