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Re: Strange PCMCIA/Ethernet <-> pppd interactions

John Hasler <john@dhh.gt.org> writes:

> Federico Di Gregorio writes:
> > 1. configure the PCMCIA system so that tthe card gets an address (I use
> >, we have a firewalled intranet) at insertion
> > ...
> > 4a. no packet goes to the internet trough ppp0
> > ...
> > What's happening here?
> Configuring the ethernet NIC probably sets up a default route.  Pppd will
> not delete an existing defaulte route.


	ifconfig eth0 down

solves the problem, but finding a transparent solution would be nicer.

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