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Old 10-25-2004, 09:27 AM   #1
oDyman
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Can't connect to the internet


I can't connect to the internet as a simple user. I can connect only as root. When I try to connect as a simple user kppp shows it connects allright but I can see any website or connect to IRC
 
Old 10-25-2004, 10:50 AM   #2
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You don't have permissions to use kppp, only root does and hence root connects and a user cannot. You'll have to set the permissions for kppp;

Firstly find the path_to kppp;
then do chmod u+s /path_to/kppp
See the thread here .

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