Bug 21682 - Upgraded ppp wont auto-redial after error.
Summary: Upgraded ppp wont auto-redial after error.
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: ppp   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact: Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2000-12-04 16:20 UTC by Henri Schlereth
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:30 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-01-16 05:58:27 UTC
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Description Henri Schlereth 2000-12-04 16:20:29 UTC
Dec  4 07:20:07 kesrith modprobe: modprobe: Can't locate module ldisc-3
Dec  4 07:20:07 kesrith pppd[19328]: ioctl(TIOCSETD): Invalid argument(22)

I have ppp to auto-redial after a disconnect (every 4 hours normally), it failed and stopped.
I had to manually bring up ppp and it stayed up again. I dont know if the module is related but
it doesnt exist. There are some refers to it in headers/include but no module.

Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2001-01-16 03:52:11 UTC
Does adding "alias ldisc-3 ppp" (for 2.4-series kernels, use "alias ldisc-3
ppp_async") fix this problem?

Comment 2 Henri Schlereth 2001-01-16 05:58:23 UTC
Well, no, afterall it only happened once and hasnt happened again.

Comment 3 Henri Schlereth 2001-06-27 00:59:57 UTC
Fixed in 7.1. New issues with ppp under 7.1 in #44097/38132

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