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Old 12-22-2002, 10:57 AM   #1
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PPP dialer in rh 8


Does redhat 8 have a ppp dialer other than kppp ? what will i do to connect if i dont have kde ? i tried rp3 of rehat 7.1 but it doesnt work..plz help
 
Old 12-22-2002, 04:13 PM   #2
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You do not have to be running KDE to be running any of the "KDE" programs. With any x windows manager you can run programs such as konqueror or kmail or kppp or kinternet ... etc etc.

To answer your questions:

1. RH8.0 does not have kinternet. What is wrong with kppp? If you cannot connect with kppp you will not be able to connect with kinternet.

2. If you haven't installed any kde software in your redhat installation, go to your package manager and find the components that you need (ie kppp) and install them. Or just do a google search and find the kppp or kinternet applications and download them.
 
Old 12-22-2002, 06:39 PM   #3
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You can use 'neat' and/or 'wvdial'.
neat is a GTK GUI app.
I think wvdial has a GUI as well.
 
  


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