Re: pppd not logging user into utmp/wtmp
Jeff Hill <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Listing users logged in was working with the 'who' and 'last'
> commands, but quit when I re-installed pppd/ppp-pam using the
> same configuration files I previously had.
Like you, I enjoyed being able to use who and last to determine who
was using the ppp lines.
A long time ago, I suffered the same problem that you described. I
searched the web and eventually found something which indicated that
ppp-pam was the problem. I removed ppp-pam and the users were
correctly listed with who and last.
I've done a search now and found:
I guess the problem is still not fixed.
I hope this helps.
Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember;
involve me and I'll understand - Chinese Proverb.