Bug 426377 - PPPoE: Authentication failed after change of PPP0 config
Summary: PPPoE: Authentication failed after change of PPP0 config
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network
Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2007-12-20 16:07 UTC by Kirill Trofimov
Modified: 2009-01-09 05:34 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 05:34:10 UTC

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Description Kirill Trofimov 2007-12-20 16:07:10 UTC
Description of problem:
PPPoE was configured using pppoe-setup tool and PPPoE connection worked fine.
After change PPP0 configuration in the system-config-network I have got error
from pppd:

Dec 20 18:17:28 localhost pppd[6271]: CHAP authentication failed: Authentication
Dec 20 18:17:28 localhost pppd[6271]: CHAP authentication failed
Dec 20 18:17:28 localhost pppd[6271]: Connection terminated.

All works fine after reconfiguration the PPP0 connection using pppoe-setup

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

system-config-network 1.4.3

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create pppoe configuration using pppoe-setup
2. Change pppoe configuration using system-config-network (change only )
3. CHAP authentication failed: Authentication failed will be in message.log file
Actual results:
Authentication failed

Expected results:
Doesn't corrupt pppoe configuration (I don't know what configuration has been

Comment 1 Kirill Trofimov 2007-12-20 16:09:38 UTC
In the system-config-network change only provider name (for example)

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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 05:34:10 UTC
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