Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 75685
adsl-setup sets PPPOE_TIMEOUT to an incorrect value
Last modified: 2015-01-07 19:01:04 EST
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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
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
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.
it's fixed in 3.5-5, which is available in the rawhide.