also sprach John Hasler <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2002.07.16.0613 +0200]: > > Why don't you just ping the upstream router? > > Because that will bring the link up if it is down. The goal is to > determine the status of the link without changing it. Right, but there's also pppd's active-filter, so echo-request in my case actually wouldn't cause a link-up event. -- martin; (greetings from the heart of the sun.) \____ echo mailto: !#^."<*>"|tr "<*> mailto:" net@madduck kermit: why are there so many songs about rainbows? fozzy: that's part of what rainbows do.
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