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so now that im FINALLY off wireless and wired directly to my router, i figure i can get the best out of the various linux distros i have kickin around.

i decided to go with SuSE 10.3 and my ethernet card was picked up no problem, and im getting a signal from my router and all that jazz, my only problem is i need to login using my PPPoE username/pass.

my question, how/where do i input this stuff so i can connect and use my internet?



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you need rp-pppoe package
configure your connection using pppoeconf, or in /etc/ppp/pppoe.conf
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I thought you only need to do the PPPoE thing in the router, not the OS itself.
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I thought you only need to do the PPPoE thing in the router, not the OS itself.

thats what i thought too, but since i moved home ive had to put in the username/password even in xp and vista.(yeah im an os hopper )


i still cant figure out how/where to input the info, ive looked for the pppoe.cfg file but cant find it. im getting a perfect connection to my router, all i need to have full internet access is to put in my login info..
    
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You might find this usefull. I know it's another distro, but Gentoo has a very good wiki.
http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Connect_using_PPPoE
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