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#207353 20-Dec-2016 13:22
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I would like to use the billion 7800n than fritzbox (internal testing reasons).


I am connecting the HG8240H to the ewan port on 7800n, then using the following settings on the Billion




Main port Ewan


Protocol PPPoE


Auth protocol Auto


Username (username)


password (password)


MTU 1492


Vlan Mux 10




But seems like that is not working, I am receiving  the following error in the log. Is there anything I am missing?


The username and password is same which logs into (username with out the




Jan 01 00:02:32 daemon pppd[1915]: PPP: Start to connect ...
Jan 01 00:02:37 daemon pppd[1915]: PPP server detected.
Jan 01 00:02:37 daemon pppd[1915]: PPP session established.
Jan 01 00:02:37 daemon pppd[1915]: Using interface pppewan_1
Jan 01 00:02:37 daemon pppd[1915]: Connect: ppp_ewan_1 <--> eth0.10
Jan 01 00:02:37 daemon pppd[1915]: PPP LCP UP.
Jan 01 00:02:38 daemon pppd[1915]: Remote message: Sorry, Bad Credentials
Jan 01 00:02:38 daemon pppd[1915]: PAP authentication failed
Jan 01 00:02:39 daemon pppd[1915]: User name and password authentication failed.


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  #1692902 20-Dec-2016 16:05
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Maybe try without the Perhaps also try


Here on VDSL the username on its own or both seem to work.

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  #1692918 20-Dec-2016 16:53
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Do you have the correct user credentials  since that's what the error is?




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  #1697855 3-Jan-2017 12:26
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Do you have the correct user credentials  since that's what the error is?







Would they be any different to the one used for ?

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