Re: Diald 0.16.4a in Linux 2.1.74 -- The Saga (still) Continues

Shaw Carruthers (
Sun, 21 Dec 1997 23:56:54 +0000 (GMT)

Excerpts from linux: 21-Dec-97 Re: Diald 0.16.4a in Linux .. Gary
Lawrence Murphy@may (810*)

> Seems I spoke too soon ... that patch did fix the routing and setting
> the IP addresses. Unfortunately the diald packet queue is keeping all
> packets, giving each a TTL of zero, but not expiring them, with the
> result that the connection comes up, but never goes down.

I am baffled by this as it works ok here. There was a problem with diald
& select for a while, but this has been fixed since 2.1.65.

Shaw Carruthers -
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