Subject: Re: usepeerdns
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Georges Heinesch <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/09/2001 10:20:00
Quoting Andrew Brown (30-May-01 00:16:40):
>>However the scripts (/etc/ppp/ip-up and ip-down) are still not
>>executed. I inserted a copy command and several other commands (not
>>linked to stdin or stdout). Nothing was executed.
>>cp ~/grap.jpg ~/test.jpg
>>This was simply for testing purpose. Neither xlupoe was started, nor
>>was the file ~/grap.jpg copied. Filebits are 755, the useris root.
>>Why do the scripts not run when pppd is started/stopped?
> try changing the #~ to #! and then try changing the ~/ bits to
> specific paths. ~/ is evaluated to the value of the HOME
> environment variable which is probably not set to anything when the
> script is run by pppd.
Arghh ... typo. Thanks!
Cu Georges Heinesch, Luxembourg
PGP RSA & DH/DSS public key on request and on public servers