[pptp-server] MSCHAP/MPPE patch

C. Linus Hicks lhicks at nc.rr.com
Thu Oct 25 21:17:18 CDT 2001

On 25 Oct 2001 16:49:47 +0200, ForeveR wrote:
> I'v got following problem:
> I tried to run the pppd 2.3.11 on linux redhat 7.1 and I was not 
> successfull, It compiled, but instead of working it just hanged.
> It is wor4king correctly on linux 7.0. WHat is the problem is there any 
> patch against pppd v. 2.4 ????
> Or how to make run the ver. 2.3.11 with linux 7.1 (even not patched hangs)

If you run a 2.4 kernel, you must run at least 2.4 pppd.

Go to:


Then select the "FAQ for the pptpd program" link. Section 1.1.1 tells
where to find instructions for both 2.2 and 2.4 kernels. I got mine
working following these instructions.


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