ok, figured it out...
"Gerard J. Keating" wrote:
>> got a problem, maybe someone can help.
>> i have a machine logging on to another via a modem link with ppp, but
> the other machine will not allow me on with a fixed-ip address. I have
> not specified an ip address in the ppp settings in linuxconf, but the
> machine at the other end manages to get the ip address of the ethernet
> card in the machine.
>> I had assumed, that by not specifying an ip address, i would get a
> server assigned ip address, but this seems not to be the case.
>> I am using RedHat 6.0, not sure what other infomation is relevant..
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