Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Thanasis <thanasis@××××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Cc: Randy Barlow <randy@×××××××××××××××××.com>
Subject: {SOLVED] Re: [gentoo-amd64] restarting net.ppp0
Date: Tue, 07 Jun 2011 16:12:48
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] restarting net.ppp0 by Randy Barlow
on 06/07/2011 06:57 PM Randy Barlow wrote the following:
> On 06/07/11 11:49, Thanasis wrote: >> On a system which serves a LAN as NAT gateway, when the ADSL (pppoe) >> link dies or when I restart net.ppp0, a lot of services like named, >> dhcpd, squid, samba, sshd, etc are also restarted, for which there is no >> reason. This is very uncovenient because the LAN depends on the system's >> services for name resolution etc. >> Anyone else seeing this? > > If you are on baselayout 2, I'd bet you have rc_depend_strict="YES" in > your /etc/rc.conf. If you change that to NO, you might see the behavior > you are expecting. >
That did it :) Thanks !