setup.exe not working with PPPoE
Mon Dec 17 05:15:00 GMT 2001
Hmm... I don't know too much of PPPoE so I guess I'm
not of much help here :( However, perhaps someone of
the mailing list can help - I've crossposted this
P.S. However I think that basically the underlying
network should handle the specifics of your connection
and not the setup program itself.
Tony Nicol wrote:
> Hi Pavel, thanks for the quick reply.
> I am at home, no proxy (Tiny Personal Firewall completely deactivated - just
> in case!).
> No matter what I do I still have the same problem. As soon as I click
> <Next>, a fraction of a second later it comes back to the same dialogue box.
> I have tried IE5 & direct with no joy :(
> I am pretty sure it must be something to do with using PPPoE/ADSL/Ethernet
> Adaptor. I have no problem doing this at work...
> Any ideas???
> Cheers for any help you can give.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Pavel Tsekov" <email@example.com>
> To: "Tony Nicol" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Cc: <email@example.com>
> Sent: Friday, December 14, 2001 9:36 PM
> Subject: Re: setup.exe not working with PPPoE
> > It's not setup.exe - maybe you are behind a firewall
> > and you need a http proxy to access the web. If this
> > is the case just try using one of the proxy or IE5
> > methods instead of direct.
> > Tony Nicol wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > > I am running windows 2000 (Service Pack 2) using ADSL (over PPPoE - =
> > > using ethernet adapter/dialup adsl link)
> > >
> > > I normally have no other problems with any part of the internet but....
> > >
> > > The setup program when it looks for mirrors.lst fails immediately and =
> > > comes back with the same choose download method screen (no matter what =
> > > method I choose)... tried everything I can think of with no avail
> > >
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