[pptp-server] Windows DUN connection hangs after file transfe r

R?mi Desrosiers remi at sonitec.com
Thu Jan 3 23:08:40 CST 1980

My timeouts are set on my both firewalls using ipchains -M -S 7200 7200 7200
I think...

>I don't have a solution to you, sorry
>But I have a question, where do you type in your timeouts?
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>Sendt: 4. januar 1980 07:40
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>Emne: [pptp-server] Windows DUN connection hangs after file transfer
>Hi all,
>I successfully (well to some point) installed poptop 1.0.0 and ppp-2.3.11 on
>a redhat 6.2 dist with kernel 2.2.17 (not from RPMS,
>but from ftp.kernel.org configured with RedHat's config file). I didn't use
>any RPMs since I wanted to patch for MSCHAP password
>auth. I also have a firewall configured for masquerading tcp 1723 and GRE.
>Timeouts are all set to 2 hours. Firewall
>is connected by cable modem to the net.
>Now here's my problem:
>Whenever Win95 or Win98 clients connect to the PPTP, after some random time
>the connection dies. I was able once to
>keep exchanging data over 20 min, but after that i must disconnect and
>reconnect to the server. Could this be an issue
>with the cable modem or could it be MPPE stateless bug? I also tried
>ppp-2.3.8 with mschap and mppe patch but with
>the same results. I can get a debug log if needed.
>Remi Desrosiers
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