[lug] ppp and eth0
John.Hernandez at noaa.gov
Fri Apr 30 14:51:24 MDT 2004
Given his isolated private network scenario, it's also possible he
didn't have a default route to begin with.
Dan Ferris wrote:
> No. You will have to change your default route though if it's a ppp
> connection to the Internet. That is probably why he tells you to take
> eth0 down.
> Gary Hodges wrote:
>> Do I need to bring eth0 down when making a ppp connection? I've had a
>> student working on a task for me and he believes that eth0 needs to be
>> brought down before the ppp connection is established. This doesn't
>> make sense to me, but it wouldn't be the first time he proved me wrong.
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