Re: demon usb modem [WAS: suggestions of uncapped Broadband >512Kbp in UK]
On Friday 12 Aug 2005 12:03, TreeBoy wrote:
> The instructions I followed were:
> However, you do *not* need to do configure the kernel.
> You *do* need to "apt-get install speedtouch"!
> You do *NOT* need to install hotplug - 'cos it's already there.
> You *do* need to get the firmware!
> You do not need to install the hotplug script the "apt-get install
> speedtouch" inserts that for you.
> You need to configure PPPoA and create your /etc/pppp/peers/ file. I called
> mine "demon" and it looks like this:
> lcp-echo-interval 10
> lcp-echo-failure 3
> user "firstname.lastname@example.org"
> holdoff 4
> maxfail 25
> plugin pppoatm.so
> Notice that I have commented out "usepeerdns" this is because of other
> parts of my setup.
> Next, you *do* need to setup chap-secrets and pap-secrets with your
> libatm1 should be installed as a dependency of speedtouch.
> That should be it - now just "Plug and Play"!
> Good luck.
Some of this may not be necessary if you are running a >2.6.10 kernel.