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Re: ppp connection problem

On Wed, May 07, 2003 at 07:37:21PM +0200, Joerg Johannes wrote:
> Hi everybody
> I use ppp for dialin to my ISP. This works great on "normal" phone lines. In 
> my girlfriend's house, they have an ISDN line which supports analog devices 
> (telephones, modems). The problem is: before I can dial out, I have to dial a 
> 0 (zero), wait until the dialtone comes, and then continue dialing. How can I 
> configure this behaviour using pppconfig? I have tried "0 dialnumber" 
> (whitespace) and "0,dialnumber", but connection fails with "no dialtone" in 
> /var/log/syslog either way. Any idea?
> thanks
> joerg

I set a modem up to dial a calling card once, and it looks like you were
on the right track.  Just try putting more commas in between 0 and the
dialnumber so that the modem waits a sufficient amount of time.
Experimentation should show if this works or not.  

- Sky.

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