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Old 09-27-2003, 10:05 PM   #1
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adsl-start by a normal user

Can anybody tell me how to start my adsl connection by a normal user, when I try to run it it says:
adsl-start: You must be root to run this script
Old 09-27-2003, 11:13 PM   #2
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during the adsl-setup a question is asked whether or not the device can be brought up by a normal user...

also you can simply open the file /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ppp0 (pppX to suit ur case) and either add or adjust a line to the following:



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