Re: adsl connecting, but not doing anything
On Wed, 2002-02-20 at 07:31, email@example.com wrote:
> on 19/02/2002 19:32, Michel Dänzer at firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > On Mon, 2002-02-18 at 23:35, email@example.com wrote:
> >> with ifconfig, i get the additional UP connection of the eth0, as well as
> >> the ppp0. i i've checked all the man pages, docs, and other stuff, and there
> >> doesn't seem to be a problem, but like i said, nothing happens.
> > Silly question, but is your default route set to use the PPP peer as gateway?
> another silly question: what's the "peer"?
The host at the other end of a connection in general.
> i should post some logs of this, i think it would help tremendously to debug
> this. i'll see if the DSL is logging stuff, and if not i'll run some
> diagnostics and set the DSL to debugging level.
The output of ifconfig and route -n would be a good start.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast