[ubuntu-uk] how to set up a dial up connection

Matt Jones matt at mattjones.me.uk
Sun May 17 20:55:02 BST 2009


I would really recommend a router, a wired one is cheap, and will give
a better and more stable connection that the modem. There appears to
be some info here
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UsbAdslModem/EciAdsl but it is quite
old. I know my sagem one didn't work at all when I tried it.

Matt.

On Sun, May 17, 2009 at 8:42 PM, Sean Miller <sean at seanmiller.net> wrote:
> On Sun, May 17, 2009 at 8:10 PM, Farran Lee <fazzy.baboon at ntlworld.com> wrote:
>> sorry, an extra bit I forgot to mention - it is a BT DSL modem, using
>> broadband, but the computer DIALS UP to the connection.
>
> It doesn't actually.
>
> It's just that Windows displays it as a Dial Up Networking Connection.
>
> Doesn't dial up at all -- it's ADSL.
>
> Sean
>
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