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Re: [SLE] Firewall and ppp0
  • From: C Hamel <vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 09:40:05 -0600
  • Message-id: <200403190940.05889.vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 18 March 2004 23:20, Jim Sabatke wrote:
> OK, if ppp0 goes down (dialup you know) and I restart it, it seems like
> I have to bring down the firewall and restart it. Is this normally
> necessary, or am I doing something wrong?
> --
> Jim Sabatke
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One shouldn't have to take down the firewall to redial. Not sure the problem
you're having, but I do know I gave up on kppp & kinernet in favor of wvdial.
Works like a champ, and my connection has been up since 17 March @ 20:02:55.
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