[Gllug] AOL broadband through ntl

Pip gl.lug at ntlworld.com
Tue Aug 17 12:17:30 UTC 2004

On Tuesday 17 Aug 2004 12:59, Ian Norton wrote:

> Well, it has to be something that the ntl hardware throughout thier
> network will be able to route and transport, ifnot first to aol to thier
> authentication server.
> im getting more convinced that you have pppoe (ppp over ethernet), which
> would allow aol to easily integrate the ntl broadband with thier
> existing pppoe or pppoatm adsl service.
> go on, try pppoe :-) , the roaring penguine one is apparently the one to
> use.

Oooh, I've tried that already: adsl-setup, ifup ppp0, then on to CHAP 
authentication failure. The process works in America, it seems, but the UK 
has its own twists from AOL. Unfortunately.

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