Bug 952 - Default configuration may write to /etc
Default configuration may write to /etc
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: ppp (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-01-24 16:49 EST by Ziv, Alon
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-11 14:04:14 EST
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Description Ziv, Alon 1999-01-24 16:49:22 EST
When ppp runs chat scripts, it redirects their stderr to

One of
* Create a symbolic link from /etc/ppp/connect-errors to
* Patch ppp source to use /var/log/connect-errors instead
  of /etc/ppp/connect-errors (and fix man page)
Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-03-11 14:04:59 EST
I was unable to replicate this problem in the test lab.

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