Subject: Re: i don't understand netbsd ppp :(
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 02/26/2001 14:48:27
>> 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.
like i said, it has to do with the way bsd does routing. i'm not
really clear on it myself, so i don;t want to go too far into it. :)
>> local interface to get packets through the look back interface, it
>> needs to have a route for that explicitly added, eg:
>> route add 18.104.22.168 127.0.0.1
>could i add it to ip-up?
i don't see why not.
route add $4 127.0.0.1
>> this then needs to be removed when the link goes down.
>could i add
to ip-down? yep. that should work.
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