Thanks for your reply. I found a typo in the wireless config
file and now its working. actaully the me address did not match
the address of the wireless lan. I had tried 0.0.0.0:9901 but that
did not work but once the addresses matched everything was fine.
Quoting Jeff Liu <jeff,AT,onramp,DOT,ca>:
> Have you put the following line in /etc/cipe/options.cipcb0? If not, try
> me 0.0.0.0:9901
> This is important for ppp connection. 9901 is port number you can change
> other port as you want.
> Jeff Liu
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-cipe-l,AT,inka,DOT,de [mailto:owner-cipe-l,AT,inka,DOT,de
> Behalf Of
> H. Bliss
> Sent: March 14, 2002 1:30 PM
> To: cipe-l,AT,inka,DOT,de
> Subject: Opendev bind: cannot assign requested address
> I am trying to get cipe to work on my laptop. but I am
> getting the following error on startup
> \\\"opendev: bind: Cannot assign requested address\\\"
> The system is running RedHat 7.1 but with kernel
> 2.4.9-21 and cipe-1.4.5-6 (RedHat rpm installed)
> The internet connection is a pcmcia ORINOCO wireless card.
> the config files /etc/cipe/options.cipcb0 and
> /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-cipcb0 work just fine on
> a desktop system with the same kernel and a eepro100 ethernet card.
> Although I have have found some similar threads in the archives there
> do not seem to be any answers.
> Any help would be appreciated
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