pppd

Dave Goss davegoss at ivwnet.com
Sun Aug 18 12:21:19 PDT 2002


On Sunday 18 August 2002 01:34 pm, you wrote:
> Hey,
>         I've installed LFS (3.3) and now have X4.2 and WindowMaker .80.1
> running.
> I've been trying to connect to the internet using dialup.  On my host
> machine (SuSE 7.3)
> the modem dials and connects no problem.  On the LFS partition the modem
> wouldnt
> dial my normal ISP phone number and when I did get a phone number that
> works the modem connects, tells me my local/remote IP addresses and DNS
> address, but
> when I try to open a page (in Dillo) or start gaim the apps wont
> connect.  Any
> suggestions, hints, or help?  Thanks
>
> -Eoin

What happens if you run ifconfig?  Do you see ppp0?  Sounds like your modem 
isn't setup correctly.  How'd you set it up with SuSE?
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