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Old 04-21-2004, 11:16 AM   #1
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Unable to connect through dial up connection

log generated during connection
the output of /var/log/messages

after login
Can't locate module ppp-compress-21
Peer is not authorized to use remote address (
/etc/hotplug/net.agent: NET unregister event not supported

i am using the free ipaddress
Old 04-24-2004, 09:22 AM   #2
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First of all, you need ppp support in your kernel. Check this in make xconfig (e.g.):

<M> PPP (point-to-point protocol) support (CONFIG_PPP)
<M> PPP support for sync tty ports (CONFIG_PPP_SYNC_TTY)


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