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Re: Debian FTP Installation through Internet (fwd)

On Jun 1, Boris D. Beletsky wrote
> Can somebody help this guy. Problem is that pppd tells him that
> kernel lacks PPP support - I told him that he should recompile the
> kernel but seems like it didn't work. I think I remember that there
> was some other reason that pppd would act that way.

I once had a similar problem. After some time I found out that kerneld
was not started, so the ppp module would not load automatically. The
ppp module could be loaded manually, however. I finally solved it by
removing any text files from /lib/modules/2.0.?? and then running

Hope this is of any use,


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