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1. gtk2 version 2.0 or later

2. openssl 0.9.7 or later

  $ sudo ifconfig eth0  xx.xx.xx.xx
  $ sudo route add default gw xx.xx.xx.xx

Installation on NON RPM Supported System

     a. Download Broadband Client:

             Click here to download Sify Broadband Client for Linux OS

     b. Installation Steps:

            gunzip sify_bbclient-3.0.tar.gz

            tar -xvf sify_bbclient-3.0.tar

            For more information refer Readme.txt file bundled along with package

Launching the Client

    Open a terminal from X server

    From terminal run the command "sifyconnect"
    shibu@shibu-laptop:/usr/lib$ sudo ln -s /usr/lib/  /usr/lib/

   shibu@shibu-laptop:/usr/lib$ sudo ln -s /usr/lib/  /usr/lib/
   shibu@shibu-laptop:/usr/lib$ sifyconnect 
shibu@shibu-laptop:~$ sudo sifyconnect 

Checking reachability of Sify Server ...                   : Success
checking whether instance sifyclient already running ...   : NO
Establishing sify broadband connection ...

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Not able to Connect

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