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In Window is simple: 1) I create a a new connection (RDS) as PPPoE and configure with username and password. 2) I have a wireless access point tp-link I plug my cable and my laptop is connected on wireless 3)To make the connection available I simple click on connection RDS (I am connected to wireless) and everything is OK.

How to make this connection work on Ubuntu? I make a new connection with my username and password and named it RDS and I am connected to my wireless access point but how to make my internet to work?

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Unfortunately you can't make pppoe connections over wifi using the network manager. They have logged this as a bug here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/network-manager/+bug/613679

The work around to make pppoe connections over wifi is shown here: http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=10595616&postcount=7

Good luck

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If I read you correctly what you require is a RDS client package from the package manager

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Exactly, I have a RDS connection and unable to connect through my Wireless Access Point TP-Link... –  Rus F Adrian Jul 11 '11 at 8:58
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Could you give a specific package name? –  hexafraction Aug 3 '12 at 13:06
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