Re: PPoE support in 2.4 series kernel
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On Thu, Dec 19, 2002 at 04:14:46PM +1100, Rob Weir spake thus:
> On Tue, Dec 17, 2002 at 07:24:48AM +1100, Sam Varghese wrote:
> > I'm looking to compile a kernel with PPoE support so I downloaded the
> > latest source available with testing (2.4.19) but I find that the PPoE
> > option stays greyed out no matter what other networking options I
> > include.
> > I was under the distinct impression that the 2.4 series has support for
> > PPoE - am I wrong? If so, can someone point me to a patch for the
> > required support?
> Perhaps PPPOE support is still marked as experimental? Try enabling the
> 'allow experimental drivers' or whatever it is option.
Dead right. I didn't catch on for some time because I've compiled in
other experimental stuff, like reading NTFS in on earlier occasions
without having to enable the "allow experimental" option.
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be happy; if
not, you'll become a philosopher.
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