Subject: Re: in-kernel PPPoE
To: Bang Jun-Young <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/17/2001 07:14:09
> >   pppoe0: ioctl(PPPOESETPARMS): Unknown error: 4294967295
> I got the same error when I ran the script as non-root user by 
> mistake. :) 

Ok, this is happenenig when (a) there is no pppoe0 interface (yet), i.e.
because "ifconfig pppoe0 create" has not been run and (b) when the user
is not privileged.

I'll make pppoectl output better diagnostics for both cases.