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I'm having a problem with my DSL connection on my SuSE 9.0 FTP distribution. I am able to successfully connect to my DSL provider (SBC DSL). The connection is solid and stays up for a random period of time from 1 - 3 days. It then appears that SBC boots my connection.
I would like to configure my SuSE box to reconnect when I get booted, so that I can maintain a fairly persistent connection. Any ideas?
Once the connection is down, I typically just start kinternet to "dial in" again, but eventually the connection will be terminated.
Here are the messages log entries detailing the connection termination:
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: Terminating on signal 15.
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: restoring old default route to eth1[172.16.2.100]
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: Setting MTU to 1492.
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: Couldn't increase MRU to 1500
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: Connection terminated.
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: Connect time 1110.3 minutes.
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: Sent 85203778 bytes, received 120454830 bytes.
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon pppd: Doing disconnect
Apr 16 02:51:50 Falcon modify_resolvconf: restored /etc/resolv.conf.saved.by.pppd.ppp0 to /etc/resolv.conf
Apr 16 02:51:51 Falcon ip-down:
Apr 16 02:51:51 Falcon ip-down: Warning: interface eth0 is not (yet?) active.Warning: No nameservers in /etc/resolv.conf!
Apr 16 02:51:52 Falcon SuSEfirewall2: Firewall rules successfully set from /etc/
Apr 16 02:51:52 Falcon pppd: Script /etc/ppp/ip-down finished (pid 6893), status = 0x0
Apr 16 02:51:52 Falcon pppd: Exit.
ok , you should add your nameserver = xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx in your resolv.conf and you should change another file which located in /etc/sysconfig/network ,something like this. i forget the name of the file. check it ,and change the configuration in the file , not change your resolv.conf again. or you won't connect internet next, because resolv.conf will be changed again.