Re: [OOPS] 2.4.21+pppoe

From: Wolfram Schlich (
Date: Fri Jun 20 2003 - 08:51:55 EST

* Giuliano Pochini <> [2003-06-20 00:17]:
> When a pppoe connection is up, any change to the ethernet config causes an
> oops. In this case I did "ifconfig eth0 down", but it also oopses if I add
> a secondary address. These are two oopses caused by the command above:
> [...]

That's not specific to 2.4.21 - I had this problem with older 2.4
Kernels as well. I guess it's a bug in pppd, not the Kernel or its
PPPOE implementation. No kind of proof though :)

Wolfram Schlich; Friedhofstr. 8, D-88069 Tettnang; +49-(0)178-SCHLICH
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