Re: pppd problem, authentication doesn't seem to work.
Open yes, but not without authentication.
On my dialin server, /etc/ppp/pap-secrets has:
* chaos "" *
(chaos is the hostname)
The above basicaly tells it to use the /etc/passwd for authentication.
I think the key would be in the debug output from syslog after a user
attempts to dialin. Can we get a copy of that?
On Thu, 22 Jun 2000, Larry Morrow wrote:
> Make the following change in /etc/pap-secrets
> >In /etc/ppp/pap-secrets and /etc/ppp/chap-secrets I have a line like so:
> >* * "" *
> username * "" *
> This file controls which users are able to dial-in with ppp.
> The very first * is what has your system open.
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