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I am trying to connect to my VPN from my tonidoplug. I followed the steps found in PPTP Client.

But I am getting the below error now:

$ sudo pon codeme debug dump logfd 2 nodetach
Couldn't open the /dev/ppp device: No such device or address /usr/sbin/pppd: Please load the ppp_generic kernel module.

From what I found somewhere in the Internet I tried adding the line alias char-major-108 ppp_generic to my /etc/modprobe.d/modules.conf file and rebooted the device. Still am not able to connect to VPN.

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It seems that at least part of the problem is that you don't have pppd installed.

Try installing pppd:

$ sudo apt-get install pppd

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