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Offline Arbab

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Suse PPTPD error
« on: January 10, 2008, 10:33:32 AM »
i installed pptpd server on suse 10.1
thing is if you remove pptpd.conf from etc. win client can connect using any login name and pass.
but if you configure it properly it doesent start

i checked the /var/log/messages and found this

Jan 11 00:00:53 linuxserver pptpd[6325]: CTRL: Client 10.5.1.13 control connection started
Jan 11 00:00:53 linuxserver pptpd[6325]: CTRL: Starting call (launching pppd, opening GRE)
Jan 11 00:00:53 linuxserver pppd[6326]: Plugin /usr/lib/pptpd/pptpd-logwtmp.so is for pppd version 2.4.2, this is 2.4.3
Jan 11 00:00:53 linuxserver pptpd[6325]: GRE: read(fd=6,buffer=8058ba0,len=8196) from PTY failed: status = -1 error = Input/output error, usually caused by unexpected termination of pppd, check option syntax and pppd logs
Jan 11 00:00:53 linuxserver pptpd[6325]: CTRL: PTY read or GRE write failed (pty,gre)=(6,7)
Jan 11 00:00:53 linuxserver pptpd[6325]: CTRL: Reaping child PPP[6326]
Jan 11 00:00:53 linuxserver pptpd[6325]: CTRL: Client 10.5.1.13 control connection finished


can you tell me how to fix this. the older version is no more avaliable.