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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
This beginner article summarizes my experiences using a dial-up internet connection with SuSe and Fedora. It's intended as a review for the many people who are still using dial-up all around the world and need basic help getting started. In my desire to help everyone switch to Linux I did not want to leave out the dial-up crowd!
This brief chapter should help beginning Linux users get a DSL connection up and running. The following tips will hopefully help give a well rounded view into the necessary settings and configuration that apply to most newer flavors. Older flavors usually require you to install the PPPoE driver before configuration is possible. These drivers should be on your Linux flavor’s website.