Subject: Re: pppoe question
To: Joe Bamberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
Date: 03/06/2002 18:43:43
On Wed, 6 Mar 2002, Joe Bamberg wrote:
> Bill Studenmund wrote:
> >Since my home machine is running 1.5.X, I set up rp-pppoe. It worked for a
> >time, then died. On icb, I found out that Simon has seen the same thing,
> >so I wanted to ask here if anyone knew what's up.
> Don't know if this will be any help but do you have to use the user-
> mode pppoe implementation? 1.5X supports pppoe in the kernel -
> I'm using it on my home ADSL gateway, and it works well (with
> PAP, not CHAP, though)
Yes. That was "1.5.X", not 1.5X - the machine is running 1.5 release
(1.5.1 I think).
If it ends up I need to upgrade to -current, I can. But I'd rather wait
Oh, why doesn't the in-kernel do CHAP? Or is it you just don't use it?