Bug 40390 - ppp0 dervice at startup hangs with 7.1 seawolf / 7.1beta fischer not
Summary: ppp0 dervice at startup hangs with 7.1 seawolf / 7.1beta fischer not
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: netcfg
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-05-13 09:35 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:33 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-18 17:28:41 UTC


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Description Need Real Name 2001-05-13 09:35:56 UTC
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Description of problem:
I have a little server that do make the internet connection for my litte
network.
it runs under redhat linux 7.1 beta (fischer relase 7.0.90).
There is a modem as ppp0 device at statup.
I have become the FINAL 7.1 an made an UPDATE from 7.1 Beta to 7.1 FINAL
than the System hangs at startup at briging up ppp0

I made a NEW install from 7.1 FINAL. The same.

I made a new install the Beta 7.1 it runs.


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i found a part of the problem.

in /etxc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ppp0

in the LINE: DEMAND=yes


at Beta 7.1 there is no Problem, but the FINAL hangs with this option.

if i say in the final,  DEMAND=no

the ppp0 derive comes up.

but then is the connection not stop after 5 min. idle.

thats my problem.


thanks

dennis



How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.7.1 Beta with running ppp0 derice at startup
2.make a update to 7.1 final
3.the system hangs
	

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2006-08-07 20:05:18 UTC
Red Hat Linux is no longer supported by Red Hat, Inc. If you are still
running Red Hat Linux, you are strongly advised to upgrade to a
current Fedora Core release or Red Hat Enterprise Linux or comparable.
Some information on which option may be right for you is available at
http://www.redhat.com/rhel/migrate/redhatlinux/.

Red Hat apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We do
want to make sure that no important bugs slip through the cracks.
Please check if this issue is still present in a current Fedora Core
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closed as 'CANTFIX' on September 30, 2006. Thanks again for your help.


Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2006-10-18 17:28:41 UTC
Red Hat Linux is no longer supported by Red Hat, Inc. If you are still
running Red Hat Linux, you are strongly advised to upgrade to a
current Fedora Core release or Red Hat Enterprise Linux or comparable.
Some information on which option may be right for you is available at
http://www.redhat.com/rhel/migrate/redhatlinux/.

Closing as CANTFIX.


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