Subject: Re: i don't understand netbsd ppp :(
To: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/18/2001 08:54:25
> it has to do with the way bsd code does routing. if you want the
so here it's NOT default like with linux, where accessing local interface
is always local.
> local interface to get packets through the look back interface, it
> needs to have a route for that explicitly added, eg:
> route add 126.96.36.199 127.0.0.1
could i add it to ip-up?
> this then needs to be removed when the link goes down.
could i add
> On Sun, Jan 28, 2001 at 04:50:24PM +0100, email@example.com wrote:
> >> > inet 188.8.131.52 -> 184.108.40.206 netmask 0xffffffff
> >> >
> >> it looks similiar to mine, other than the netmask looks wrong (and the mtu is
> >> smaller, but that shouldn't stop it working), what's in your options file?
> >netmask was changed by me trying to fix it. default was 0xffffff00.
> >mtu is set by me (works better with slow ppp link)
> >> Routing tables
> >> Internet:
> >> Destination Gateway Flags Refs Use Mtu Interface
> >> default 220.127.116.11 UGS 2 10776 1524 ppp0
> >> 10.30.64/24 link#1 UC 0 0 1500 tlp0
> >> 127 127.0.0.1 UGRS 0 0 33228 lo0
> >> 127.0.0.1 127.0.0.1 UH 1 0 33228 lo0
> >> 18.104.22.168 22.214.171.124 UH 1 0 1524 ppp0
> >> ppp0: flags=8051<UP,POINTOPOINT,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 1524
> >> inet 126.96.36.199 -> 188.8.131.52 netmask 0xffffff00
> >> > the same works ok with 10.20.30.1 or 127.0.0.1
> >> perhaps it's some other problem, eg filtering? is the machine meant to
> >> forward connections? How did you configure ppp? There's a some stuff in the
> >it's my home machine. no forwarding, only this ppp and ep0.
> >configured in standard way.
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