[pptp-server] RE: disconnected

Greg Tibbitts greg at found.com
Fri May 12 12:58:35 CDT 2000

I disabled the firewall and tried again. I get the following error after
which the pptpd process dies.

May 12 11:38:12 ds9 pppd[14656]: pppd 2.3.5 started by root, uid 0
May 12 11:38:12 ds9 pppd[14656]: Connect: ppp0 <--> /dev/ttyp0
May 12 11:38:13 ds9 unix: IP Filter: attach to [ppp0,0]
May 12 11:38:42 ds9 pptpd[14655]: CTRL: Error with select(), quitting
May 12 11:38:42 ds9 pppd[14656]: Modem hangup
May 12 11:38:42 ds9 pppd[14656]: Connection terminated.
May 12 11:38:43 ds9 unix: IP Filter: detaching [ppp0]

-----Original Message-----
From: Michael Barsalou [mailto:barjunk at attglobal.net]
Sent: Friday, May 12, 2000 11:30 AM
To: greg at found.com
Cc: pptp-server at lists.schulte.org
Subject: Re: disconnected

In the past the GRE error has been from some sort of firewall
problem.  Is there a way to turn yours off temporarily so you can
test it?

The firewall isn't passing protocol 47 and/or letting stuff go through
port 1723.

Is there a way you can verify that the firewall is letting these things


Michael Barsalou
barjunk at attglobal.net

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