On Tuesday 23 March 2004 11:43, Dermot McGahon wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Mar 2004 09:28:07 +0000, Nick Murtagh <nickm at go2.ie> wrote:
> > Why do you need a static IP address? Surely you get an IP
> > address allocated as part of the PPPoE negotiation?
>> Chance would be a fine thing.
>> I wonder do I even have the right packages. This is what
> is installed:
Don't even bother, configure the modem for One-to-One nat, then no need for
PPPoE on Linux box.
> jumpgate2:~# pppd --version
> pppd version 2.4.1
> jumpgate2:~# pppoe -V
> Roaring Penguin PPPoE Version 3.3
> jumpgate2:~# locate adsl-start
> jumpgate2:~# locate pon
>> I'm sure it's probably something simple enough, but configuring
> pppoe is new to me and I'm a bit lost at this point.
John Allen, mailto:john.allen at orbiscom.com
Orbiscom Ireland Ltd, Web: http://www.orbiscom.com/
Orbiscom House, Direct: +353-1-2178610
3 Arkle Road, Office: +353-1-2945111
Sandyford Ind Est, Fax: +353-1-2945119
MandrakeClub Silver Member. http://www.dublinux.net
Mandrake Linux release 10.0 (Community) for i586, kernel 2.4.22-28mdk
13:37:56 up 11 days, 4:28, 2 users, load average: 0.03, 0.03, 0.00
Disclaimer: The information contained in this message is confidential and is intended for the addressee(s) only. If you have received this message in error or there are any problems please notify the originator immediately. The unauthorised use disclosure copying or alteration of this message is strictly forbidden. This message and any attachments have been scanned for viruses. Orbiscom Ltd. will not be liable for direct special indirect or consequential damages arising from alteration of the contents of this message by a third party or as a result of any virus being passed on. www.orbiscom.com
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!