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Tips and tricks for Haiku/BeOS users

Connecting to AT&T Worldnet

Contributed by: Jason Sollondz
This tip is valid for: Both BeOS and Haiku

Worldnet customers have a network user name and password because of the firewall, which looks like this:

user name:

pw: abcdef-ghijklm

Most importantly, you’ll need to enter DNS addresses manually. These seem to work best:

If anyone needs further assistance, they can email me (Chris) at

If you’re using AT&T Canada as your ISP, add the following line to /boot/beos/etc/servers.ppp:

AT&T_Canada  e ogin:s du
 assword: dw

Use these DNS server addresses:


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