user-ppp problems with new kernel

Aggelos Economopoulos aoiko at
Fri Feb 20 02:19:07 PST 2004

On Thu, 19 Feb 2004 13:23:19 -0800 (PST)
Matthew Dillon <dillon at xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
. ..]
>     I setup a null modem cable and did my best to duplicate the
>     session, but was not able to make it fail.  It worked every time.
>     Aggelos, try the abolute latest kernel and if it doesn't work try
>     to capture a 'tcpdump -s 1024 -x -i INTERFACE -l' of the session
>     along with the log.  
>     There was a bug related to that time period where I accidently
>     broke delayed soft interrupts, which broke serial ports.  But it
>     was fixed later on.

Yeah, I had seen that patch so I cvsuped and tried the new kernel before
sending in the bug report. Turns out I updated the repo but stupidly
forgot to update the source tree. user-ppp works fine now, sorry for
wasting your time.


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