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Re: Strange PCMCIA/Ethernet <-> pppd interactions

On Mon, Apr 05, 1999 at 07:23:40AM -0500, John Hasler wrote:
> 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.

Yes, I tought about that. But the route command locks and so I can't
see if a default route exists. *sigh*


Federico Di Gregorio                    {Friend of Penguins}
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