Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Ubuntu : Setting up your broadband

System : Ubuntu Feisty
Broadband : BSNL 2 MBps ADSL
Connection type : pppoE

To get your broadband up and running, follow these steps -

1. Run "pppoeconf" as root via shell
2. Specify details like your ethernet interface, username, password, firewall etc.
3. Run "pon dsl-provider".

Voila !!, internet works now. Enjoy surfing..

4. To switch off the connection, type "poff -a"

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