Verizon DSL ??
mickeyboa at sbcglobal.net
Thu Jul 3 19:53:44 UTC 2008
Raymond C. Rodgers wrote:
> Jim wrote:
>> I had a bad experience with dealing with setting up a Dialup
>> connection with Verizon, once I mention Linux the help desk, a Indian
>> , he drop me like a hot potato, I failed to do so, never in my 100
>> years of use of Linux was not able to setup a Dialup connection.
>> This computer I'm trying to get on the Internet is a Gateway it uses
>> those small pci cards, that doesn't have a ethernet card in it, and I
>> will have to use a rj45/USB ethernet adapter, does Verizon DSL modems
>> have output ports for rj45 or USB connections.
>> I have a rj45/USB ethernet adapter that works fine in Fedora.
> Verizon's DSL department seems to be very supportive of Linux and BSD
> OSes, and the modem I got from them 7 years ago was RJ-45 only. Once
> you get set up, you may want to join their 0.verizon.linux USENET
> group for any tweaks or problems using Linux on their service. (I
> never had any with Fedora though, smooth sailing all the way.)
My problem was with setting up Dialup and handshaking.
What is the http:// for the 0.verizon.linux USENET group.
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