Talkback for article: 192, March2001
Using different ISPs for your Internet access
[ date: 2001-03-28 ]
good article! keep going man!
From: kecajo <kecajo(at)yahoo.de>
[ date: 2001-06-14 ]
From: guido socher
[ date: 2001-10-14 ]
Recently people tell me that they often see something like this
in the /var/log/messages file and they can't connect:
pppd: Serial connection established.
pppd: Using interface ppp0
pppd: Connect: ppp0 <--> /dev/modem
pppd: sent [LCP ConfReq id=0x1 <asyncmap 0x0> <magic 0xc1667272> <pcomp> <accomp>]
last message repeated 2 times
pppd: Hangup (SIGHUP)
pppd: Modem hangup
pppd: Connection terminated.
What you see is that the other side does not respond and then
the system hangs up. This happens when the ISP has a problem with it's
ppp. This is usually because there are too many people connected.
Try later or use a different ISP.
From: guido socher <guido(at)linuxfocus.org>
[ date: 2002-02-26 ]
It's less than one year that I have written this article and most
of the ISPs given as examples are no longer existant.
A good ISP seems to be now:
Password and phone number can be found on the above page.
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