Re: Debian on Sony 505TX
On Mon, Dec 13, 1999 at 02:52:38PM +1100, Chanop Silpa-Anan wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 13, 1999 at 12:01:01AM -0300, Dada wrote:
> > At 12:31 PM 11/5/1999 -0800, you wrote:
> > While installing and learning Debian still I keep doing
> > most of my work in the Windows partition, since I can't go online
> > from the Linux one.
> > How to configure the modem to go online with the 505 TX ?
> I have no idea whether you could use the modem in 505 with LInux or not? But
> if you have a pcmcia modem you should be online soon.
> I use the debian ppp package with pppconfig for configureing ppp conection and
> pon/ poff scripts for bringing up/down ppp.
> It's quite easy to use pppconfig once you know howto connect to your isp, pap,
> chap, chat script, whatever.
An alternative, if you're having any diffuculties with pon, is to use
wvdial. It seems to be easier to configure.