[ILUG] Eircom subsrciption and wvdial
mush_keithd at yahoo.co.uk
Sun Apr 4 21:07:47 IST 2004
I have seen this before on Eircom and Indigo accounts.
As far as I know it usually something in the login script for pppd, in
Not sure what sort of login they are using, probably chap or mschap, but
is you tail -f /var/log/messages and try to dial up you should see the
attempt and failure to log in.
On Sun, 2004-04-04 at 20:36, Eoin Mcloughlin wrote:
> I have just attempted to move from eircom free to a subscription account.
> I used to use wvdial to connect and now, with this new account, I cant
> connect. After pppd starts, it will disconnect after about 5 seconds with the
> error "a modem hung up".
> Now, I would like to be able to continue using wvdial - i know its possible,
> ive done it before - there is some obscure option to change in the config.
> Is there anyone using wvdial to acccess an eircom subscription? Could anyone
> help me with an example config file?
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