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Re: where does ifconfig get ppp0 inet addr?

Hi Hugo,

On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 12:44:34PM -0600, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> Hi,
> Debian's search tool is down.
> Anybody know where ifconfig gets the inet addr?
> ...
> ppp0      Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol
>           inet addr:  P-t-P: 
> Mask:
> ...

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
Joachim Fahnenmüller

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