Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      	Wed, 27 Nov 1996 20:20:16 -0500
From:      Edward Ing <edward.ing@utoronto.ca>
To:        questions@freebsd.org
Cc:        BRETT_GLASS@infoworld.com
Subject:   [Fwd: Re: NT Workstation 4.0 <-> FreeBSD 2.2 Snap pppd]
Message-ID:  <329CE8D0.44F1@utoronto.ca>

Next in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
This is a multi-part message in MIME format.

--------------518E80963D1
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit

BRETT_GLASS@infoworld.com wrote:
> 
> A local user is trying to connect to our dial-in server, which is running
> 2.2 10-14-96 Snap, with no success. We can connect with other systems, but
> his NT 4.0 Workstation machine just won't do it. 

I wrote

>>These are simple questions but:

>>Does he have other protocols, NetBEUI, IPX on workstation?

>>Is he logining on manually and ppping manuall to see what is going on?

>>Is PPPd passive or silent on your server?

Brett wrote, 

>[NetBEUI, IPX] Installed, yes. Enabled, no. 

>There's no login. We're activating pppd directly from /etc/ttys.
>Passive, I believe. We let them talk first.


>It DOES start from ttys. And it works. With everything but NT 4.0, which
>must violate the RFC somehow.

Hmm, I don't know what to try next. May be someone else can help.
I'll try it on NT 3.51.

Edward Ing

--------------518E80963D1
Content-Type: message/rfc822
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Content-Disposition: inline

Received: from bureau-de-poste.utcc.utoronto.ca ([128.100.132.11]) by bureau3.utcc.utoronto.ca with SMTP id <258051(2)>; Wed, 27 Nov 1996 21:57:16 -0500
Received: from lserver.infoworld.com ([192.216.48.4]) by bureau-de-poste.utcc.utoronto.ca with SMTP id <795804(8)>; Wed, 27 Nov 1996 21:56:52 -0500
Received: from ccgate.infoworld.com (ccgate.infoworld.com [192.216.49.101]) 
	by lserver.infoworld.com (8.8.3/8.7.3/GNAC-GW-1.2) with SMTP id SAA12270 
	for <edward.ing@utoronto.ca>; Wed, 27 Nov 1996 18:55:47 -0800 (PST)
Received: from ccMail by ccgate.infoworld.com (SMTPLINK V2.11)
	id AA849149514; Wed, 27 Nov 96 19:50:07 PST
Date:	Wed, 27 Nov 1996 22:50:07 -0500
From:	BRETT_GLASS@infoworld.com
Message-Id: <9610278491.AA849149514@ccgate.infoworld.com>
To:	Edward Ing <edward.ing@utoronto.ca>
Subject: Re: NT Workstation 4.0 <-> FreeBSD 2.2 Snap pppd

It DOES start from ttys. And it works. With everything but NT 4.0, which
must violate the RFC somehow.


--------------518E80963D1--




Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?329CE8D0.44F1>