On Wednesday 29 August 2007 12:15, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:
> Nikos Vassiliadis wrote:
> >> The tcpdump test displays PADI! OK, so not in bridging more?
> > No, PADI is your request for initiating a PPPoE connection.
> > You should see an offer(PADO). Something like this:
> > 09:17:56.744957 PPPoE PADI [Service-Name] [Host-Uniq
> > 0x0400000007000000] 09:18:01.731345 PPPoE PADI [Service-Name]
> > [Host-Uniq 0x0400000007000000] 09:18:01.731694 PPPoE PADO [AC-Name
> > "iris.teledomenet.gr"] [Service-Name]
> [Service-Name "*"] [Host-Uniq 0x0400000007000000] [AC-Cookie 0x80DEECC3]
> > 09:18:01.731772 PPPoE PADR [Service-Name] [Host-Uniq
> > 0x0400000008000000]
> [AC-Cookie 0x80DEECC3]
> > 09:18:01.731786 PPPoE PADS [ses 0x46] [AC-Name "iris.teledomenet.gr"]
> [Service-Name] [Host-Uniq 0x0400000008000000] [AC-Cookie 0x80DEECC3]
> > 09:18:01.732322 PPPoE [ses 0x46] LCP, Conf-Request (0x01), id 22,
> > length 18 09:18:01.736886 PPPoE [ses 0x46] LCP, Conf-Request (0x01),
> > id 0, length 19 09:18:01.737145 PPPoE [ses 0x46] LCP, Conf-Reject
> > (0x04), id 0, length 9 09:18:01.747045 PPPoE [ses 0x46] LCP,
> > Conf-Reject (0x04), id 22, length 8
> I get only things like this (without -v or -vv):
> 09:17:56.744957 PPPoE PADI [Service-Name] [Host-Uniq 0x0400000007000000]
> Like 3 of these lines. Just that. No PADO and nothing else whatsoever.
OK, once again, no replies from the outside world...
FreeBSD sends requests, but doesn't get any replies.
> >> The modem is a Dialcom ADSL Bridge 1600, which sound like some
> >> bridge, duh. I've searched for information about this product, there
> >> is no support for it. Dialcom sells these things to ISPs only I
> >> think. There's supposed to be a web interface to it, but I couldn't
> >> get in there yet.
> > Well, it's not optional to check the modem's settings:)
> > The two settings you have to configure for bridging are:
> > 1) enable bridging:)
> > 2) correct virtual circuit, you have to use correct VPI/VCI.
> > You should get this from your ISP.
1) do this:
> > Perhaps your modem has DHCP. Try "dhclient rl0". If you do get
> > an address on your rl0, then do a "route -n get default" and
> > try to connect to the gateway using a web browser.
2) post your network configuration, that is:
I asked in previous mail what's the purpose of ipfw and bridge.
Can you disable them? at least for testing purposes.
> > Because your modem is probably not configured correctly. FreeBSD
> > sends requests, but doesn't get any answers back. FreeBSD is widely
> > tested with PPPoE, both in server and client environments.
> I mean
> LAN]--[Microsoft Windows XP w/ routing]--[Dialcom ADSL Bridge]--[line
> //WORKS LAN]----[Corega BAR SD hardware router]--[Dialcom ADSL
> Bridge]--[line //WORKS LAN]----------[FreeBSD software router]--[Dialcom
> ADSL Bridge]--[line //SUCKS :)
> What does FreeBSD suck at?
I know FreeBSD PPPoE doesn't suck for sure. Also, if FreeBSD
doesn't work for you, that doesn't have to mean it's broken.
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