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hello aLLL. here is a Linux passionate(not newbie)... i have 2 OS in my p4 system. they r Mandriva2007 and WindowsXP.. well i got BSNL dataone broadband plan(i live in ...
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    Urgent Help Needed To Configure Usb Modem In Mandrivalinux!!





    hello aLLL. here is a Linux passionate(not newbie)...
    i have 2 OS in my p4 system. they r Mandriva2007 and WindowsXP..
    well i got BSNL dataone broadband plan(i live in India)..
    well they gave me a USB conected modem. it worked out-box-in my WindowsXP.
    but it rejects wen i tried in my dearest Madriva..well i give the details which i got from mandriva wen i tried to configure my modem

    this is wat i got from Harddrake configuration
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Identification
    Vendor:GlobespanVirata

    Description:
    SmartAX MT841

    Media
    class:Communications|Ethernet Networking
    ConnectionBus:USB
    Bus PCI #: 1
    PCI device #: 3
    Vendor ID: 0x1110
    Device ID: 0x5c02 Sub
    vendor ID: 0x0000
    Sub device ID: 0x0000
    Module: ?cdc_ether

    --------------------------------------------------

    then i setup my account using
    #pppoe-setup
    i gave all info including my username and password and my DNS address(ist and 2nd)

    then i did this
    ------------------------------------
    [root@bsnl Desktop]# dhclient eth0
    Internet Systems Consortium DHCP Client V3.0.4
    Copyright 2004-2006 Internet Systems Consortium.
    All rights reserved.
    For info, please visit http://www.isc.org/sw/dhcp/

    Listening on LPF/eth0/00:0f:a3:6e:6f:ef
    Sending on LPF/eth0/00:0f:a3:6e:6f:ef
    Sending on Socket/fallback
    DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 7
    DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 16
    DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 12
    DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 20
    DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 6
    No DHCPOFFERS received.
    ---------------------------------------------------
    after that i did this
    ot@bsnl MT841]# ifconfig
    eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:0F:A3:6E:6F:EF
    inet addr:192.168.1.3 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
    inet6 addr: fe80::20f:a3ff:fe6e:6fef/64 Scope:Link
    UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
    RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
    TX packets:0 errors:36 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
    collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
    RX bytes:0 (0.0 b) TX bytes:0 (0.0 b)

    lo Link encap:Local Loopback
    inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
    inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
    UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
    RX packets:34 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
    TX packets:34 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
    collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
    RX bytes:3224 (3.1 KiB) TX bytes:3224 (3.1 KiB)
    No working leases in persistent database - sleeping.



    can u plzplzpzlpz tell me how can i make it workin or show me any good path?

    I am so jealous to Windows XP because it works superb on USB modem..
    plzplz help me
    thanx in advance)

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    NOW THIS IS WAT THE ERROR MSG I GOT

    [root@bsnl Download]# pppoe-start
    ................TIMED OUT
    #adsl-start
    ................TIMED OUT
    /usr/sbin/adsl-start: line 191: 5206 Terminated

    $CONNECT "$@" >/dev/null 2>&1

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