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Re: adsl connecting, but not doing anything

On Wed, 2002-02-20 at 07:31, eric.s.cote@sympatico.ca wrote:
> on 19/02/2002 19:32, Michel Dänzer at daenzer@debian.org wrote:
> > On Mon, 2002-02-18 at 23:35, eric.s.cote@sympatico.ca 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

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