Re: Setting up a PPP server
On Thu, 16 Nov 1995, Brian Hutchinson wrote:
> Has anyone setup a PPP server under Debian?
> I tried a few times with R5 without much luck.
I set one up under R5. I'm looking to redo some of that work because the
pppd in R6 should be able to act without a getty on the serial port which
means you can use PAP and CHAP for authentication quite easily.
> I am about to try again with R6 and would like to know
> who to go to with questions without much clutter on this
I don't know what problems you had before, but I for one could never,
ever, get agetty to pick up my modems properly. I compiled mgetty and
used that and had no problems.
"I'm a dinosaur. Somebody's digging my bones."