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frank cox
November 24th, 2009, 01:51 AM
When I connect it tells me:

Unable to run /usr/sbin/pppd.
--> Check permissions, or specify a "PPPD Path" option in wvdial.conf.

Would someone tell me how to correct this problem?

TIA

_duncan_
November 24th, 2009, 03:31 PM
try this in a terminal:


sudo adduser userID dip

replace userID with your actual user ID.

log out, then log back in for the changes to take effect.

frank cox
November 27th, 2009, 08:42 AM
Thanks- I will try it tomorrow!

I was already a user.
Thanks anyway.

_duncan_
December 9th, 2009, 03:19 PM
you probably forgot the word 'dip'. The command I posted is supposed to add your existing user to the dip group, not create a new user.

frank cox
December 10th, 2009, 04:28 AM
you probably forgot the word 'dip'. The command I posted is supposed to add your existing user to the dip group, not create a new user.

It said I was already a member of dip. I remember doing that before.
Thanks anyway.