Bug 186 - Please consider adding diald to next Redhat
Summary: Please consider adding diald to next Redhat
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: distribution
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
low
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact:
URL:
Whiteboard:
Keywords:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 1998-11-24 15:47 UTC by Michael Meissner
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
0 users

(edit)
Clone Of:
(edit)
Last Closed: 1998-11-24 20:56:08 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)

Description Michael Meissner 1998-11-24 15:47:29 UTC
Please consider adding diald as one of your packages in
the future.  I find the demand dialing of diald to be
very useful, much more so than ppp demand dialing (ie, I
can tell diald that xntpd traffic is not reason to keep
the link up, wheras if I understand the ppp documentation,
any traffic will bring up the link).

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1998-11-24 20:56:59 UTC
According to a developer I spoke with, kernel 2.2 will support dynamic
sialing with pppd so therefore we have chosen not to include in the
maindistribution for this purpose.


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.