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Re: ppp not working

Samuel Varghese writes:
> i am new to debian but have managed to get a working set-up using 2.1.
> however, i am unable to connect to the net. when i try to invoke ppp, i
> get a message saying that there is no pppd module.

Please post the *exact* message, along with complete copies of the relevant
config files and logs.  Pppd sometimes gives an erroneous error message to
the effect that the kernel does not support ppp.

> i am using the fv2wm X interface.

Irrelevant.  How did you configure ppp?  Did you use pppconfig?  If not, do
so, and then start ppp with 'pon' and stop it with 'poff'.
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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