Martijn van Oosterhout kleptog at
Sun Dec 16 00:26:47 EST 2001

On Sun, Dec 16, 2001 at 12:12:24AM +1100, Leigh Finch wrote:
> g'day all,
> I know this is way off the topic, but I'm playing with freebsd, anyway, I'm 
> using kpp for my dailup program, but my ppp daemon keeps dieing, it's not 
> regular or anything, it could happen at anytime.theres nothing in the logs to 
> suggest any time outs. it just stops sending or recieving packets, and then 
> the pppd dies, and therefor the connection is gone. it's almost like i lose 
> compression sync (if anyones ever had that problem,) I'm connected to bluesky 
> internet, using a netcomm mega-i-modem, and i think someone said they were 
> using mega-pop things with sun servers.

Well, can't really tell much, but if you think it's compression issues,
disable compression. It's listed in the manpage.

Looks a bit like dodgy phone line to me, or call waiting. Any problems with
that before?

Turn up the debugging...

Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog at>
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