Re: where does ifconfig get ppp0 inet addr?
On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 12:44:34PM -0600, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> Debian's search tool is down.
> Anybody know where ifconfig gets the inet addr?
> ppp0 Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol
> inet addr:188.8.131.52 P-t-P:184.108.40.206
What sort of interface is it, and how do you bring it up? E. G. if it is a modem
connection to an ISP, the IP address is probably given by the ISP