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Re: makedev patch for m68k boot floppies

Package: pppconfig

In message <[🔎] 369419D8.B289C144@lbl.gov> you wrote:
>Adam Di Carlo wrote:
>> >> Hmm... I've parameterized it (it might be different per platform) and
>> >> set it to 5.
>> >
>> >The docs should be changed to reflect this.
>> Um, actually, I *only* changed it in the docs.  It might take a bit
>> to propogate to the page, and even longer of course for a new
>> boot-floppies 2.1.5 to come out.
>> Where else does it have to be changed?
>Uh, you should add a big fat warning for the pppconfig part. Unless I've
>missed it, nothing in the pppconfig menus mentions that the only setup
>used by the initial setup script (7.17, after setting root password
>and user account, IIRC even before selecting the installation profile
>which isn't mentioned either in 7.17) is 'provider'.
>pppconfig informed me that I could create multiple setups so I 
>created 'home-ip', didn't create 'provider' and couldn't connect.
>Plus some dialup sites require more than \c\d after login. I.e. 
>'ppp' on Annexen. But that's a bug in pppconfig.

Submitted as a bug against pppconfig.

I'll note this in the Install Manual as well.

If you've already submitted this as a bug, we should merge or
close mine.

.....A. P. Harris...apharris@onShore.com...<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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