only five tun interface

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Mon Aug 22 20:40:21 GMT 2005

vladone <vladone at> writes:

> I have setup an pppoe concentrator on freebsd 5.4 machine. Now i see,
> on testing with ifconfig only 5 tun interface.
> This mean that only 5 users can connect at time, or, if is needed then
> are created more tun interface?
> If no, how i can create more tun interface, setting probably ppp.conf?

According to the tun(4) manual, tun interfaces are supposed to be
created automatically as needed.  Are you have trouble connecting the
sixth user?

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