Subject: Re: PPPOE without internet
To: Xavier de Labouret <email@example.com>
From: Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/14/2002 19:31:20
On Sun, 13 Oct 2002, Xavier de Labouret wrote:
> Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com> a =E9crit:
> > > Interestingly, the "permanent" connection (at boot, with ifwatchd)
> > > worked fine.
> > >
> > > But can anyone explain me why i could not access to the internet with
> > > manual connection?
> > Is your resolv.conf setup properly ?
> > Do you have a default route installed (check with netstat -rn) ?
> In fact, i could not even ping my DNS by IP. A traceroute to these DNS
> showed a few hops inside my providers domain, ended by the fatal "3 stars=
I see you've already fixed this. But if you ever see something like the
above again (you can traceroute past the other end of the pppoe
connection), 95% to 99% chance it's your ISP.