[Samba] How to get Samba to listen on private network without a physical interface

David Brodbeck DavidB at mail.interclean.com
Tue Jul 1 20:25:50 GMT 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeff Orrok [mailto:jeff at rt.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, July 01, 2003 4:16 PM

> The trouble is, I don't know how to create a "virtual" 
> interface to which I
> can associate the network and still be able to 
> have pptpd use
> it.

I recall seeing something about a "dummy" network interface in the Linux
kernel config...maybe you could use that?  I've never tried it, though, so I
don't know if it'd have the functionality you need.

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