Re: IPCP terminated by peer
"mr.krash" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:[color=blue]
> pppd: pppd 2.4.4 started by root, uid 0
> pppd: Using interface ppp0
> pppd: Connect: ppp0 <--> /dev/pts/1
> pppd: Warning - secret file /etc/ppp/pap-secrets has world and/
> or group access[/color]
Try running with the "debug" option enabled and with "daemon.debug"
directed to a file via /etc/syslog.conf. (Or use the "updetach"
option to have the debug messages printed to the tty where you invoke
There's not a lot of information available here, but this:
> pppd: IPCP terminated by peer (Unauthorized remote IP address)[/color]
appears to indicate a problem with the peer, not with the local
system. You'll probably end up needing to check with the
administrator of that remote system to find out why it is doing this.
It could possibly be a problem with the user name and password used.
Some strange systems return success during authentication, and check
the user name only _after_ negotiating IPCP. The result is bizarre
failures like the one you're describing if (say) the password is
> and pap-secrets
> user * pawd *[/color]
Those alone look good. Do you have any *other* options set anywhere?
At a guess, you're not invoking pppd directly, but instead are using
some sort of script that starts up PPTP and that starts up pppd.
James Carlson, Solaris Networking <email@example.com>
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