PPP with a dynamic address?
My ppp connection is to an ISP that is willing to provide me with a
"static" IP address, allowing me to be the same address every time I
I have been asked by a friend to help set up his machine for ppp, but his
ISP will only provide a "dynamic" IP address. I am a bit confused about
how to deal with the entry in /etc/hosts.
For the system to work properly, is it necessary to update this file every
time a connection is made?
I haven't tried anything yet. I'm just trying to understand what I need to
do, so I will not look like a total idiot ;-)
Any pointers appreciated,
aka Dale Scheetz Phone: 1 (904) 656-9769
Flexible Software 11000 McCrackin Road
e-mail: email@example.com Tallahassee, FL 32308
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