RESOLVED - was
Richard Owlett wrote:
DEBIAN 6.0.3 with GNOME desktop
2. initial attempt to use gnome-ppp failed
[snip synopsis of original troubleshooting
It was a permissions issue.
I was not a member of 'dialout' group.
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