Bug 75685 - adsl-setup sets PPPOE_TIMEOUT to an incorrect value
adsl-setup sets PPPOE_TIMEOUT to an incorrect value
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rp-pppoe (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2002-10-10 21:25 EDT by Stuart Shapiro
Modified: 2015-01-07 19:01 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-30 11:32:03 EDT
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Description Stuart Shapiro 2002-10-10 21:25:34 EDT
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Description of problem:
PPPOE_TIMEOUT should be at least 4 times greater than LCP_INTERVAL. 
/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ppp0 has PPPOE_TIMEOUT=20 and
LCP_INTERVAL=80.  These values cause the interface to go down every 20 seconds
of inactivity.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run adsl-setup to configure pppoe
2.Bring the interface up: ifup ppp0
3.Watch the interface.

Actual Results:  The interface goes down every 20 seconds of inactivity.  The is
verified by viewing the /var/log/messages.

Expected Results:  The interface should stay up.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2003-06-30 11:32:03 EDT
it's fixed in 3.5-5, which is available in the rawhide.

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