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Old 09-02-2003, 02:04 AM   #1
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Angry can't connect through ppp in redhat 9.0


i have redhat 9.0 and i cannot retrieve any page from the internet. i am using a dial up connection through ppp.

the problem is that while i am using mandrake 9.1, my internet connection is so smooth.

the configurations for both redhat and mandrake are the same. what seems to be the problem iin my redhat?
Old 09-02-2003, 09:39 AM   #2
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Are your ISPs DNS numbers in your /etc/resolv.conf file? My file for an example:
# Red Hat links
Red Hat Linux Manuals
Get your mp3 support here
Maximum RPM
Easier software management: apt4rpm - Red Carpet
Red Hat 8.0 Tips & Tricks

# Red Hat 7.3 down configuration commands
setup leads to several configuration tools

# Red Hat 7.3 up configuration commands
Configure soundcard:
Configure X server:
Configure network:
Manage software:
Red Hat 9.0 Package Management Tool

# Handling NTFS
New Technology FileSystem (NTFS) HOWTOs
Linux NTFS project

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