wvdial (or chat) help
oneyed at gmx.de
Sat Sep 20 16:51:32 PDT 2003
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> DJ Lucas wrote:
> > --> Carrier detected. Waiting for prompt.
> > ~[7f]}#@!}!}'} }9}"}&} }*} } }#}%B#}%}%}&<F[1d]}'}"}(}"q\~
> > --> PPP negotiation detected.
> > --> Starting pppd at Sat Sep 20 18:09:41 2003
> > --> pid of pppd: 197
> Notice that wvdial didn't send your username nor password after the
> "Waiting for prompt" line. Ask your ISP what authorization method they
> use. You could also experiment with other dialers and see what
Well, my experience with wvdial & pppd was: when i used wvdial to dial
up my ISP i had to enter the user/password combination in
/etc/ppp/pap-secrets manually. As far as i remember it was something
<username> * <password> *
I don't use wvdial anymore but a programm called 'PPPsetup'. It can be
Hope, this will help you in any way...
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