[pptp-server] NETBIOS is not supported?
berzerke at swbell.net
Tue Oct 2 08:58:20 CDT 2001
I don't have the full context of the message, so I may be a little off, but
here's my thoughts.
No, Linux (and hence pptp) does not, directly, support netbios. However,
netbios can be encapsulated inside TCP/IP. In your case, check the
configuration of your client. Make sure, under protocols, only TCP/IP is
My experience has shown it is better to run only one protocol. TCP/IP is the
universal one. There are browsing issues with more than one protocol, and I
have seen other problems. With IPX flying around the network, I've seen
Linux machines (and maybe Windows too; I didn't have a packet sniffer on
those) drop TCP/IP packets.
On Tuesday 02 October 2001 03:04 am, Marek Butas wrote:
> I'm trying to set VPN using PoPToP. After few tries I got this
> message in the logs ...
> Unsupported protocol 'NETBIOS Framing Control Protocol' received.
> Is this correct or do I have some errors in the configuration?
> I'm using RH 7.1 and my /etc/ppp/otpions/contains
> I tried to find what this error message means, but I was not
> succesfull. So before I go into deeper analysis, I would like to know
> if this protocol is supported or not.
> Thanks a lot
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