Bug#488544: installation-reports: lenny beta2 report
On Sunday 29 June 2008, Gerard MacNeil wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-06-29 at 20:18 +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
> > On Sunday 29 June 2008, Gerard MacNeil wrote:
> > > Comments/Problems:
> > > 1. To set up pppoe, I used modules=ppp_udeb. It was not detected
> > > properly although the fallback DHCP works.
> > That is the wrong syntax. It should be 'modules=ppp-udeb'.
> Wrong syntax, it was. My failing eyesight, no doubt.
Care to retry with the correct syntax? I'd expect that to work.
If you break off the installation any time before confirming partitioning
changes, the retry won't affect the installation you've already done.
> No router. The DSL modem from my telecom (Aliant in NS, Canada) has my
> pppoe connection information and provides a DHCP server and can be used
> that way.
Well, the distinction between modem and router can be thin, but if a modem
provides a DHCP server then I'd call it a router :-)