Subject: Re: pppd's routes aren't getting created reliably
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-net
Date: 12/07/1998 21:59:45
On Mon, Dec 07, 1998 at 08:53:31PM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Dec 4, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote
> > I must confess that I've never taken the route _down_ again when operating PPP.
> > But I've also never had problems to dial in, even on dial-in machines running
> > NetBSD. Hmmm... maybe you should delete the route in the welcom script (not
> > the IP-up script!), and let pppd create the right route and proxyarp?
> That's what I do as a workaround ... works fine, but a more elegant solution
> would be welcome :)

Hm... maybe the route add operation in pppd should do a replace operation?