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OS X Problems
Authored by: bobo on Feb 11, '04 10:00:03PM

I've checked and quadrupled checked all of my config as suggested above and I'm quite certain that I've done everything right. Sadly, I don't get the ppp process when I run the (ps -ax... test).

My Palm Tungsten T seems to get somekind of connection going (computer makes a bit of noise when I hit Connect) but it eventually replies Error: PPP timeout (0x1231).

I'm supposing that this means that BT is working fine but that something is keeping PPP from working.


Thank you


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OS X Problems
Authored by: squaresponge on Apr 10, '04 12:30:01PM
What happens when you run
as root from the terminal? This should give you a good idea of what is going on. I did this by changing the
if [ "$" = "-YES-" ]; then
line to
if [ true ]; then
. This way the stuff inside the if statement is always executed. This is probably not a best practice becuase now if IShare is set to -NO- in
, then the IShare script may still execute. But I was so confused by the
[ "$" = "-YES-" ]
conditional statement that I didn't care. What is the
supposed to do? I could understand
, which is the first argument, but not just a plain $. Anyway, to answer your question: You can also check the file /var/log/system.log to see what messages the script produced during your last boot. If this does not help reply here to let me know :) I don't know what your level of experience with Unix is so I fear I may be going over your head.

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