On 7/27/07, Israel CQ <israelcq at gmail dot com> wrote:
> Hello. I want monowall to use ppp compression
> over pppoe on monowall.
> I was using another box and there, I could set the
> compression level adjusting the values of bsdcomp
> or deflate with the options min, max.
> I already checked the archives and found that the
> file mpd.conf contains:
> new -i ng0 pppoe pppoe
> set iface route default
> set iface disable on-demand
> set iface idle 0
> set iface up-script /usr/local/sbin/ppp-linkup
> set bundle disable multilink
> set bundle authname "*****"
> set bundle password "*****"
> set link keep-alive 10 60
> set link max-redial 0
> set link no acfcomp protocomp
> set link disable pap chap
> set link accept chap
> set link mtu 1492
> set ipcp yes vjcomp
> set ipcp ranges 0.0.0.0/0 0.0.0.0/0
> open iface
> 1. How can I edit this in my working monowall? I mean
> I don't have a shell access. The only way I suppose is
> posible is moving the hard drive to a machine with linux
> in it, isn't it?
Easiest is with a FreeBSD box and
Linux can't write to the file system used so you can't use it.
For testing purposes, see exec.php. Those changes won't survive a
reboot though, for that you need to edit the image.
> 2. Does monowall support pppd compression?
It's MPD not pppd. The MPD site says it does:
http://www.dellroad.org/mpd (it seems to be down at the moment but
the Google cache works)