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Bug 4911 - ppp-2.3.9-1 problem
Summary: ppp-2.3.9-1 problem
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: ppp
Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-09-04 17:28 UTC by markoni
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-09-25 00:32:28 UTC

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Description markoni 1999-09-04 17:28:50 UTC
After closing the ppp connection to the internet
The phone line is still occupied. In fact, ofted I tried to
use the phone to call a friend and I realised that the line
was still occupied. Who knows how much I have been charged
from Greek Telecommunications due to this bug....

Comment 1 Michael K. Johnson 1999-09-20 00:38:59 UTC
Upgrade initscripts to the latest RawHide and see if that fixes
the problem.

Comment 2 Michael K. Johnson 1999-09-25 00:32:59 UTC
Fixed for certain in initscripts-4.47 and later -- the ppp-watch
daemon now grabs the modem and hangs it up even if pppd or the
dialer somehow forgot...

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