Sv: pppd broken in 2.1.102?

Michael Reiche Jakobsen (
Mon, 18 May 1998 19:33:43 +0200

-----Oprindelig meddelelse-----
Fra: Pat St. Jean <>
Til: Martin Mares <>
Cc: raj dutt <>; <>
Dato: 18. maj 1998 15:58
Emne: Re: pppd broken in 2.1.102?

>On Mon, 18 May 1998, Martin Mares wrote:
>> Known bug in kernel version string parsing in pppd. Just upgrade pppd
>>to current version.
>At least in my case: BZZZZT!
>pppd 2.3.5 (the newest, compiled and run on 2.1.102 does not connect. It
>dies because the LCP packets keep timing out. The EXACT same binary run
>on a 2.1.98 kernel (with all the same options compiled in) works
>flawlessly. The 2.3.5 pppd is supposed to fix that version string
>It also (sometimes, but less frequently) dies in the "chat" phase of ppp
>dialing. Has someone been screwing with the serial ports?
I have the same symptoms on my 2.1.100. Doing a 'cu -lcua0' and asking my for a configuration view: AT&V it looks like it's not doing any handshaking. I've checked with stty that rts is set.

Michael Reiche Jakobsen

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