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> Linux With Bellsouth Dsl, can't connect to the internet with dsl
post May 18 2005, 09:46 AM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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Here's my situation. I have a dual boot pc using windows xp pro and fedora core 3. I really don't know much at all about linux so please if you can help talk like i'm a 3 year old. Anyway, I have no problem connecting to the internet with windows xp. There are 2 computers connected to a router that connects to a bellsouth dsl modem. Windows Xp connects via dhcp.

The problem: I can't connect to the internet with linux. I've heard about roaring penguin ppp0e but don't know if that's right in my situation.

I don't know what eth0 is but it seems to be set up...

Please Help!!
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post May 18 2005, 11:42 AM
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Its GNU/

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eth0 is your ethernet card. Just set the gateway to the IP of the router, and it should work

What distribution are you using?


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