back on line again with linux and kmail. Used wvdial and it worked like a
dream first time. Now that I can make the connection I will relook at KPP as
On Wednesday 10 July 2002 14:25, you wrote:
>> Can you change the settings in pppd options file for debug and kdebug so
> that we can see a bit more information during the connection attempt. AFAIK
> debug 4 and kdebug 4 will do.
> The man page will give correct settings if i am wrong.
>> Post the resulting log file after an connection attempt.
>> Regards Ger
>> At 22:41 09/07/02 +0100, Tom Mackey wrote:
> >I am having problems with KPPP trying to connect to IOL.
> >KPPP dials IOL which connects and responds 499330/ARQ
> >Then KPPP says starting pppd and logging into network. About 10 seconds
> >later I get the error message that the pppd daemon died unexpectedly on
> >error code 16. The manpage for pppd says that 16 is a modem hangup.
> >The debug output from pppd is as follows:
> >Jul 9 20:52:07 Linbox pppd: pppd 2.4.1 started by root, uid 0
> >Jul 9 20:52:07 Linbox pppd: Using interface ppp0
> >Jul 9 20:52:07 Linbox pppd: Connect: ppp0 <--> /dev/tts/1
> >Jul 9 20:52:15 Linbox pppd: Hangup (SIGHUP)
> >Jul 9 20:52:15 Linbox pppd: Modem hangup
> >Jul 9 20:52:15 Linbox pppd: Connection terminated.
> >Jul 9 20:52:15 Linbox pppd: Exit.
> >I am using pap authorisation and have default route ticked in the KPPP
> >( I also have name and password in their boxes)
> >the output of route -n is as follows:
> >Kernel IP routing table
> >Destination Gateway Genmask Flags Metric Ref
> >Use Iface
> >192.168.42.0 0.0.0.0 255.255.255.0 U 0 0 0
> >127.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 255.0.0.0 U 0 0
> >0 lo
> >I have "googled" but failed to find an answer. Finally hope the above is
> >readable as I am back to outlook express until I get my Linux box sorted
> > on dial up!
> >Tom Mackey
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