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skyremote 02-19-2009 10:24 AM

pptp CentOS Problems
 
Hello, I'm having problems with pptp on CentOS here is my /var/log/messages file can anyone help me?


Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: Client 87.132.61.71 control connection started
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: Starting call (launching pppd, opening GRE)
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pppd[32765]: Plugin /usr/lib/pptpd/pptpd-logwtmp.so loaded.
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pppd[32765]: This system lacks kernel support for PPP. This could be because the PPP kernel module could not be loaded, or because PPP was not included in the kernel configuration. I$
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: GRE: read(fd=6,buffer=8059680,len=8196) from PTY failed: status = -1 error = Input/output error, usually caused by unexpected termination of pppd, check option syntax and$
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: PTY read or GRE write failed (pty,gre)=(6,7)
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: Client 87.132.61.71 control connection finished



I tried to connect on my Windows Machine but i get connection failed when i try to connect to my CentOS server running pptp

skyremote 02-27-2009 09:31 AM

Bump ^

Randeep 06-18-2011 08:50 AM

Here is a link on how to setup pptpd vpn
Try it

http://helpinlinux.blogspot.com/2011...pn-openvz.html

tristezo2k 06-20-2011 06:59 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by skyremote (Post 3449697)
Hello, I'm having problems with pptp on CentOS here is my /var/log/messages file can anyone help me?


Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: Client 87.132.61.71 control connection started
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: Starting call (launching pppd, opening GRE)
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pppd[32765]: Plugin /usr/lib/pptpd/pptpd-logwtmp.so loaded.
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pppd[32765]: This system lacks kernel support for PPP. This could be because the PPP kernel module could not be loaded, or because PPP was not included in the kernel configuration. I$
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: GRE: read(fd=6,buffer=8059680,len=8196) from PTY failed: status = -1 error = Input/output error, usually caused by unexpected termination of pppd, check option syntax and$
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: PTY read or GRE write failed (pty,gre)=(6,7)
Feb 19 15:24:56 Serv pptpd[32764]: CTRL: Client 87.132.61.71 control connection finished
I tried to connect on my Windows Machine but i get connection failed when i try to connect to my CentOS server running pptp

show your lsmod output
if no ppp is there try loading it with
modprobe ppp_mppe
or
modprobe ppp_deflate
and try again
Regards
Sebastain

ThE_DeaD 08-24-2011 10:22 AM

I did this, however lsmod is still empty??


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