Problem using minicom to connect to ISP

Neil Aggarwal (neil@JAMMConsulting.com)
Wed, 15 Dec 1999 14:41:23 -0600


Hello:

I am tyring to use minicom to connect a dial-up
PPP connection to my ISP, Qwest. The local dial-up in
Dallas is actually owned by Concentric.

Anyway, when I go into minicom and I type
ATDT 9723750501
I connect and then it presents me with a login.

I enter my login and password and it says that the
login failed.

I called Qwest and they said that they dont support
Linux and say that I cant use their service from a terminal.

This seems like a buncha crock to me. There has to be
a way to configure dial-up service with Qwest on my Linux
machine.

Can someone please help?

Thanks,
Neil.

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