MPD5 PPTP and L2TP server problem with FreeBSD 9.2-RELEASE-p1

Hooman Fazaeli hoomanfazaeli at
Fri Nov 22 20:14:55 UTC 2013

On 11/22/2013 6:56 PM, Raimundo Santos wrote:
> On 17 November 2013 22:38, Dr. Rolf Jansen <rj at> wrote:
>> I switched to gateway_enable="YES" in rc.conf, and in addition I disabled
>> devd. I don't need to edit the sysctl directly, it was only a habit.
> Me too got this habit.
> I do not see the real need to do a PR by now, no time to evaluate if the
> problems noted by Eugene worth the PR.
> Thank you.
> _______________________________________________

IMHO, It is wrong to check forwarding status from gateway_enable.
rc.conf settings are meant for startup configuration and not indicators
of the running status of the system.

A PR would be the least contribution to fixing the problem and
saving the time of other freebsd users.


Best regards.
Hooman Fazaeli

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