[plug] Debian ip-up script not running in persist mode?

Peter F Bradshaw pfb at exadios.com
Wed Nov 14 12:38:34 WST 2007

Hi Andrew;

On Wed, 14 Nov 2007, Andrew Furey wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have a sarge machine with a large number of PPP connections defined
> (VPN links). I'm making extensive use of the ip-up setup to run
> tracking utilities, add routing and NATing for clients behind the
> machine, etc.
> I use the persist option to pppd to redial the links if needed, but I
> find that when they redial automatically, the ip-up (and ip-down)
> scripts don't seem to be running. This is an issue if, for example,
> the link comes back up with a different interface to before...
> I spoke to someone on IRC who seemed to think that it should be
> running them. Can anyone confirm whether theirs do? Any other
> suggestions?

My ip-up and ip-down do run. What makes you think that yours are not

> Thanks,
> Andrew


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