Subject: Re: network hang
To: None <, scottr@Plexus.COM>
From: Wailer <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/17/1997 04:51:23
>On Fri, Sep 12, 1997 at 05:49:25PM -0500, Scott Reynolds wrote:
>> We are all aware that RFC 1323 options can cause this sort of behavior,
>> right?  This is particularly true of low-speed links.  If you haven't
>> already tried this, run
>> 	sysctl -w net.inet.tcp.rfc1323=0
>> to disable this functionality.  (I have that in /etc/rc.local on my
>> machines at home, specifically.)
>I did this on two machines four days ago, but I can't see any change
>in PPP behaviour.  The connection still locks up and must be redialed
>(happens automatically, of course) every now and then.
>  -jm

As for me, this appears to correct the issue.  I will watch carefully 
for a repeat with rfc1323 == 0.