[plug] Gateway

Kai vk6ksj at siwa.com.au
Wed Nov 29 10:50:13 WST 2000

Hi Shane,

Firstly, why not just use netcfg ?
You can dial in but not see the outside world.....are your DNS settings
on the Linux client correct?
Do you have your Linux client machine set with a default gw?
Is IP-Masq (I assum that's what you're using?) set to Masq for the right


> Shane Spina wrote:
> I am trying to make a PPP server. I can dial a windows box into it and
> it works fine but i can not dial a Linux box into it.  It is running
> Debian 2.2 and i have tried using pon and DialModem to connect as well
> as MiniCom.  i get a connection with minicom but when i execute pppd
> from the shell prompt it doesn't actually "do" anything ie i cannot
> get access to the "world", no browsing etc though the windows box
> works fine.  I have no ideas.  Any Help would be appreciated
> Best Regards and TIA
> Shane Spina

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