PPC, PPP, Gnome Networking and wvdial
Carlos Escutia Chávez
carlosescutia at gmail.com
Sat Sep 25 03:03:37 UTC 2004
> - install wvdial from universe
> - run wvdialconf
> - add ppc_generic to /etc/module
> - run pppconfig
> - have a look at the GNOME networking manager(wvdial front-end) and
> mess around with the options, ie. stop ppp0 and eth0 from starting on
> boot up etc.
> - dont connect through GNOME networking manager
> - run sudo wvdial to connect
> - you may have to manually set your DNS server entries - wont work
> for me unless I did this ?? (you can use the GNOME network manager for
won't it be easier to add gnome-ppp to main or universe?
I don't see a lot of non-techie people messing with wvdial and
/etc/modules. It has to be easier.
More information about the ubuntu-users