haniganwork at earthlink.net
Wed Dec 3 18:17:50 UTC 2008
Brian McKee wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 12:21 AM, Linda <haniganwork at earthlink.net> wrote:
>> I have been searching for information on how to set up a dail in PPP
> How does it authenticate? Does it use the /etc/ppp/chap-secrets or
> /etc/pppp/pap-secrets files? They let you assign a username, password
> and ip address to incoming VPN connections using PPP - I wonder if
> dialup VPN doesn't use the same mechanism?
> </end flailing wildly in the dark>
The PPP-Howto I found has you login to a text login and start ppp
manually perfect since most of the time I will just want a shell
terminal not a ppp session. I found a possible solution in an old RedHat
book I am going to play with but anyone who can point me in the right
direction would be greatly appreciated.
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