Re: PPP bug?

Subject: Re: PPP bug?
From: Jim Cole (
Date: Fri Oct 08 1999 - 16:16:45 MDT

Sorry for reporting a known bug. I saw the problem mentioned a number of
times, but not the actual cause. For future reference, is there an online
source for current known bugs specific to PowerPC Linux?


Dan Burcaw's bits of Fri, 8 Oct 1999 translated to:

> Yes, this is a known kernel bug in PowerPC Linux. I hear it's fixed in
> 2.2.12.. which I'm still trying to release (working with a kernel person
> to fix one last thing)
> Dan
> > Similar comments regarding Netscape hangs under PPP have shown up on this
> > list in the past, however I thought it might be meaningful that, at least
> > in my case, it seems to be PPP/serial port related rather than just a
> > general Netscape thing.
> >
> > My machine is a new PowerBook G3 333MHz with no upgrades or non-standard
> > accessories. It was running a stock CS 1.1 distro with all of the
> > package updates applied.

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