Re: Slackware Dialup Issues
On 2007-11-21, [email]email@example.com[/email] <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:[color=blue]
> On Nov 20, 3:50 pm, Tom N <t...@somewhere.com> wrote:[color=green]
>> On 2007-11-20, wmreine...@tns.net <wmreine...@tns.net> wrote:[/color]
> I got in the habit of having open terminals/shells on the Amiga.
> There are anywhere up to three or four terminals up at any
> given time.
> I rewrote /sbin/ppp-go to include a phone number selection menu.
> The dialer script is invoked from an admin menu that is brought
> up by su -c in a user shell. IF you break out of the admin menu,
> you end up in a user, not root shell.
> Why that one line in modeprobe.conf enables kppp to work, I have
> no clue.[/color]
I've been looking into it. I think it just gives that alias to
a different module, in this case the one you need.
> There seems to be some major differences between 10.2 and 12.0[/color]
> I will download your scripts and take a look at them, thanks.[/color]
> If you would like to look at my admin menu and scripts, let me know.[/color]
If they are just shell scripts, I'd love to. I run Slack from xterms
(no KDE or anything like that -- just ratpoison)
> At least I can access the Internet. Now I need to setup sound,[/color]
Just did that myself. See the recent thread. Install alsa and the
libs and run alsaconf, for starters.
> & etc;.
> "Damncomputer" is one word!!!
Take 'er easy,