[oclug] rp-pppoe & Gentoo FIXED
tim at trhosking.com
Thu Aug 15 11:43:47 EDT 2002
On 8/15/02 10:24 AM, "David F. Skoll" <dfs at roaringpenguin.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Aug 2002, Tim Hosking wrote:
>> Forgive the HTML posting but it prevents wrapping.
> I never get HTML mail if there's a plain-text version too... my mail filter
> nukes the HTML part. :-)
>> Aug 12 04:52:09 oldpeculier pppd: Sent 19360002 bytes, received
>> 678311372 bytes.
>> .... Nothing else until I manually restart it...
>> Aug 12 09:38:07 oldpeculier adsl-stop: Killing pppd
> Hmm. It seems like pppd isn't exiting for some reason. That's a
> bug in pppd. Check that /etc/ppp/options is empty -- maybe you're
> using the "persist" option by mistake.
OK. I can't explain what happened but I just checked my logs again and it
appears that everything is now working - pppd now exits and restarts
cleanly. I didn't change anything at all, honest. I assume that when I first
started experiencing the problem the wind was blowing in the wrong
direction, or maybe I was starting something wrongly. Whatever.
Sorry for wasting everyone's time.
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