[PLUG] configuring DSL connection on Fedora 10

Hemant Mohan hmohan at gmail.com
Wed Apr 1 22:19:40 PDT 2009


On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 18:02, abhi <abhi.elementx at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi. I am trying to get my new BSNL broadband connection  working on Fedora
> 10 for the first time and its not working. I searched the web and tried
> creating xDSL connection with username and password. I activated it but the
> red cross on the network connection icon still persists. I also rebooted the
> computer after activating it. The cross still wont go. I used the correct
> net adaptor, still no go.
>
> On Windows, it works fine and configuration was so easy..
> What to do. Please help.
> Thanks in advance.
>
>
> --
> ABHI ; )
> PEACE!!!
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Using Network Manager, first provide the IP settings for your eth0
connection (Wired Network Connection).
Using the same MAC as used in eth0 (this is the mac address of your
NIC) create a new DSL connection using the Network Manager, providing
your username and password.
Connect to the network using this DSL connection.  You may have to
repeat this for every user.

This works for me with my Beetle ADSL2 modem.

You can also have a look at
http://www.reallylinux.com/docs/dslandlinux.shtml

Cheers,
Hemant
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