Multi: ISP /device / DNSs ?

Discussion in 'Linux Networking' started by, Jul 27, 2015.

  1. Guest

    My 3Gdongle connects OK, via the pppdScript which I morphed from
    dial-up days: .......
    pppd lcp-echo-interval 300 lcp-echo-failure 44 connect '
    chat -v "" ATZ OK\
    ATM2DT*99# CONNECT "" TIMEOUT 99 ' \
    /dev/ttyACM0 460800 debug crtscts defaultroute usepeerdns
    But for a FixedWirelessTerminal and a different ISP, I can ping, but
    get <host not found>, using ....
    pppd lcp-echo-interval 300 lcp-echo-failure 44 connect '
    chat -v "" ATZ OK ATX OK ATM2DT#777 CONNECT "" TIMEOUT 99 ' \
    /dev/ttyUSB0 38400 debug crtscts defaultroute nopersist\
    : name "***" password "***"
    /etc/resolv.conf is:
    # Generated by dhcpcd for interface eth0
    but I'm not sure that that's used or even valid.
    And I need the 2 systems to have their own <pppd script>.

    What are some <openDNS> IP's,
    and how do I 'script' the pppd to use my chosen DNS?

, Jul 27, 2015
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    Dan Purgert Guest

    Can't help with the pppd connections, but the openDNS servers are:
    Dan Purgert, Jul 27, 2015
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  3. Guest

    Thanks !! That works when I update /etc/resolv.conf with your
    supplied IPs.

    Apparently the working ISP version was not using my perhaps
    [by now] invalid IPs.

    Wheezy's menu/form for setting up pppd is not good for
    unusual configurations, and understanding the details of
    pppd is too much.
, Jul 29, 2015
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