Bug#356561: [email@example.com: Re: Bug#356561: pppoeconf: does not insert the pre-up line in /etc/network/interfaces]
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To: Justin Pryzby <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: Bug#356561: pppoeconf: does not insert the pre-up line in /etc/network/interfaces
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From: Axel N�ld <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Sun, Mar 12, 2006 at 02:51:35PM -0500, Justin Pryzby wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 12, 2006 at 08:22:00PM +0100, Axel N???tzold wrote:
> > On Sun, Mar 12, 2006 at 02:06:44PM -0500, Justin Pryzby wrote:
> > > On Sun, Mar 12, 2006 at 07:39:06PM +0100, Axel N??tzold wrote:
> > > > The line "pre-up /usr/sbin/ifconfig eth0 up" in /etc/network/interfaces
> > > > is not inserted by pppoeconf. Therefore, the network will be down at boot.
> > > > In my second system (Sarge) pppoeconf make that properly.
> > > > Furthermore, if pppoeconf will be used a second time, a
> > > > redundant "auto eth0" part will be inserted in
> > > > /etc/network/interfaces - rendering the file unusable for the
> > > > startscripts.
> This part seems to have a patch:
> > > > Similar to the first problem, this occures only in sid and
> > > > not in sarge.
> > > pppoeconf 1.9 migrated to testing [2006-01-29]; are both systems up to
> > > date? What versions are being used?
> > The Sarge system is fresh, the last Sid update is ca 2 weeks old. I
> > looked wether there is a newer version of pppoeconf than mine on the sid
> > system - i have the newest deb.
> So sid has pppoeconf 1.9 and sarge has 1.7?
> Could you also send the output of:
> dpkg -l gettext-base ppp pppoe sed whiptail whiptail-provider
> on the sarge system?
I do that later (i must boot my sarge first...)
> Could you test on the sid system if installing the stable version
> fixes the problem?
> apt-get install pppoeconf/stable
Yes downgrading to 1.7 (stable) in my sid fixes both problems - i left
it by that ;-) (until the new version comes - than i will test it)
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