Subject: Re: pppoe question
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/08/2002 12:05:15
> > Remote message: CHAP authentication success, unit 179
> > sent [IPCP ConfReq id=0x1 <addr>]
> This looks like your system is trying to set the remote site's IP address.

No, this is just the way IPCP works: you request to configure your
address to something, and if you have no clue that may be

The peer then either ACKs this address or NAKs it with a better suggestion.

> > rcvd [LCP EchoReq id=0x0 magic=0x7a0d090]
> > sent [LCP EchoRep id=0x0 magic=0x16f8993b]
> > rcvd [LCP TermReq id=0xc6]
> > LCP terminated by peer

Here the peer didn't respond to the IPCP configure request at all, but instead
closes LCP (and thereby the whole session).

This is very, very strange.