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Date:      Wed, 1 Jul 1998 18:23:42 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <>
To:        Scott Bogert <>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: few more questions that i can't seem to find the answers to
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000001bda184$eb270580$fe991e26@lisa>

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On Sat, 27 Jun 1998, Scott Bogert wrote:

> i thank all of you that responded to my first email.
> still having a bit of trouble getting going though.
> firstly, there seems to be no support for a modem on the com3 port, all i
> see is selections for ppp on com1 and ppp on i missing something?

Com3 (sio2) isn't enabled by default.

> secondly, where on earth do i enter in the phone number, log in name, and
> password for my isp?


> as for the service provider's ip address....i called support an he said that
> they do not have one and the DNS and gateway are assigned dynamically.  it
> says in the documentation that MY ip address is negotiated by the
> the rest of this also.

You need the DNS IP (which is static) but the local and remote IPs are

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:    | Residence Networking Assistant    | Computer Science Major

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