Bug 26323 - ifup-ppp0 does not work
Summary: ifup-ppp0 does not work
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-02-06 17:11 UTC by Reuben Farrelly
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:18 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-08 01:42:51 UTC
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Patch to possibly fix PPP (1.06 KB, patch)
2001-02-08 01:42 UTC, Bill Nottingham
no flags Details | Diff

Description Reuben Farrelly 2001-02-06 17:11:38 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0)

Using initscripts-5.60-1

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install initscripts-5.60-1
2. ifup ppp0
3. [does not run]

Actual Results:  I receive an error message about chat-ppp0 not being able 
to be found even though the file exists in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts 
and works under all previous versions of initscripts

Expected Results:  PPP interface should have come up

Reverting to initscripts-5.55 or 5.54 and I can bring up the interface no 
problems at all.

If this is a known change then it ought to be documented...

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-02-08 01:42:23 UTC
If you apply the attached patch to /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifup-ppp, does
it start working?

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2001-02-08 01:42:47 UTC
Created attachment 9383 [details]
Patch to possibly fix PPP

Comment 3 Reuben Farrelly 2001-02-08 11:10:30 UTC
Thanks.  That fixed it, it seems to work fine now.

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