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Old 10-30-2003, 01:44 AM   #1
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Unable to connect to ISP

I was using RH8 and is trying to connect to my ISP provider (i am using different ISP's and they provide no specific IP address - ISPs using prepaid cards)...

The dev/modem cannot probe my modem yet kppp dialer was able to query the modem on dev/stty0, this happens when i am using the internet connnection wizard in RH8. What shall i do....?
Old 10-30-2003, 05:45 PM   #2
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The /dev/modem file is just a link to your modem's serial port device (which ever it may be /dev/ttyS0 - /dev/ttyS3).

What exactly is the problem? are you able to dial?


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