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Re: Acatel STH modem & pptp
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Acatel STH modem & pptp
- From: "Heiðar Ö. Bernhardsson" <runespoor_(_at_)_simnet_(_dot_)_is>
- Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2004 18:44:04 +0000
Otto Moerbeek wrote:
Ah, I see. So my pptp connection will not be rl0 (my netcard that is
connected to the net) but ppp0?
On Sun, 27 Jun 2004, [ISO-8859-1] "Heiðar Ö. Bernhardsson" wrote:
I already got everything working...but I get a message saying that I
need to add pseudo-device ppp 1 in the kernel...I find it a bit odd
though...I'm just using the default GENERIC kernel. It pings now and
everything, this is the only thing I get when start pptp.
This is a bit of a misleading message (fixed in -current). You need to
create the ppp device, since it is no longer created automatically.
Easiest way is to create an empty /etc/hostname.ppp0 file. Then after each
reboot, the ppp0 device will be created automatically. See for mor details
And my ISP uses pptp, I even called them to make sure.
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