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Bug 38550 - Red hat version of rp-pppoe does not work on my system, roaring penguin version does
Red hat version of rp-pppoe does not work on my system, roaring penguin versi...
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rp-pppoe (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-05-01 10:20 EDT by Caroline A. Scolari
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:32 EDT (History)
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Description Caroline A. Scolari 2001-05-01 10:20:28 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01; Windows NT 5.0)

I attempted to install and use the Red Hat 7.1 installation disk version 
of rp-pppoe with the standard firewall.  It did not work. 

The suggested check "chkconfig --add adsl", also fails. Upon using the 
debug option for starting adsl-start  "DEBUG=1 adsl-start", I get the 
error:  "/usr/sbin/adsl-connect /etc/ppp/firewall-standalone No such file 
or directory".  Upon inspection, there is no file or directory by that 

The version obtained previously from www.roaring-penguin.com installs and 
runs properly.  

This may be an instance where you wish people to use a Red Hat firewall 
vs. the roaring penguin firewall, but I could not see documentation to 
that effect. 

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install pppoe from Red Hat Disk
2.Follow the procedure in Canned Answer Number 196 from 
3.Input information, and select option personal firewall

Actual Results:  No sign of life from DSL modem.  Get eventual time-out.

Expected Results:  Expect to get flashing lights on DSL modem with 
connect.  The version downloaded from www.roaring-penguin.com does work as 
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2001-05-02 06:41:06 EDT
It's fixed in rp-pppoe-3.0-2. You will find it later in rawhide or on

Note: please use chkconfig --add pppoe instead "chkconfig --add adsl" to enable
pppoe service
at boot time.

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