Changeset 36f9a23 for connect/dialup/ppp


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Timestamp:
09/21/2003 03:11:22 AM (19 years ago)
Author:
Larry Lawrence <larry@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 11.1, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.0, 6.2.0-rc1, 6.2.0-rc2, 6.3, 6.3-rc1, 6.3-rc2, 6.3-rc3, 7.10, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.6-blfs, 7.6-systemd, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.0, 9.1, basic, bdubbs/svn, elogind, gnome, kde5-13430, kde5-14269, kde5-14686, krejzi/svn, lazarus, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, upgradedb, v5_0, v5_0-pre1, v5_1, v5_1-pre1, xry111/intltool, xry111/test-20220226
Children:
b2a9f85
Parents:
110ec35a
Message:

update intro to ppp

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@1144 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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connect/dialup/ppp
Files:
5 edited

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  • connect/dialup/ppp/ppp-config.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Configuring ppp</title>
     2<title>Configuring <application>ppp</application></title>
    33
    44<sect3><title>Config files</title>
     
    99
    1010<para>The ppp daemon itself requires very little configuration.  The
    11 main trick is script the connection.  This can be done either using the
     11main trick is scripting the connection.  This can be done either using the
    1212chat program which comes with this package or by using <xref
    1313linkend="wvdial"/>.</para>
  • connect/dialup/ppp/ppp-desc.xml

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    22<title>Contents</title>
    33
    4 <para>The ppp package contains the <userinput>chat</userinput>,
    5 <userinput>pppd</userinput>, <userinput>pppdump</userinput> and
    6 <userinput>pppstats</userinput> programs.</para>
     4<para>The <application>ppp</application> package contains the
     5<command>chat</command>,
     6<command>pppd</command>, <command>pppdump</command> and
     7<command>pppstats</command> programs.</para>
    78
    89</sect2>
     
    1112
    1213<sect3><title>chat</title>
    13 <para>The chat program defines a conversational exchange between the
    14 computer and the modem.  Its primary purpose is to establish the connection
    15 between the Point-to-Point Protocol  Daemon  (pppd)  and  the remote's
    16 pppd process.</para></sect3>
     14<para>The <command>chat</command> program defines a conversational exchange
     15between the computer and the modem.  Its primary purpose is to establish the
     16connection between the Point-to-Point Protocol  Daemon
     17(<acronym>pppd</acronym>)  and  the remote's <command>pppd</command> process.
     18</para></sect3>
    1719
    1820<sect3><title>pppd</title>
    19 <para>pppd is the Point to Point Protocol daemon.</para></sect3>
     21<para><command>pppd</command> is the Point to Point Protocol daemon.</para></sect3>
    2022
    2123<sect3><title>pppdump</title>
    22 <para>pppdump is used to convert PPP record files
     24<para><command>pppdump</command> is used to convert
     25<acronym>PPP</acronym> record files
    2326to a readable format.</para></sect3>
    2427
    2528<sect3><title>pppstats</title>
    26 <para>pppstats is used to print PPP statistics.</para></sect3>
     29<para><command>pppstats</command> is used to print
     30<acronym>PPP</acronym> statistics.</para></sect3>
    2731
    2832</sect2>
  • connect/dialup/ppp/ppp-inst.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Installation of ppp</title>
     2<title>Installation of <application>ppp</application></title>
    33
    4 <para>Install ppp by running the following commands:</para>
     4<note><para><acronym>PPP</acronym> support must be compiled into the
     5kernel or available as a kernel module.</para></note>
    56
    6 <para><screen><userinput>./configure &amp;&amp;
     7<para>Install <application>ppp</application> by running the following commands:
     8</para>
     9
     10<screen><userinput><command>./configure &amp;&amp;
    711make &amp;&amp;
    8 make install</userinput></screen></para>
     12make install</command></userinput></screen>
    913
    1014</sect2>
  • connect/dialup/ppp/ppp-intro.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Introduction to ppp</title>
     2<title>Introduction to <application>ppp</application></title>
    33
    4 <screen>Download location (HTTP):       <ulink url="&ppp-download-http;"/>
    5 Download location (FTP):        <ulink url="&ppp-download-ftp;"/>
    6 Version used:                   &ppp-version;
    7 Package size:                   &ppp-size;
    8 Estimated Disk space required:  &ppp-buildsize;</screen>
     4<para>The <application>ppp</application> package contains the <command>pppd
     5</command> daemon and the <command>chat</command> program.
     6This is used for connecting to other machines; often for connecting to
     7the Internet via a dial-up connection to an <acronym>ISP</acronym>.</para>
    98
    10 <para>The ppp package contains the pppd daemon and the chat program.
    11 This is used for connecting to other machines; often for connecting to
    12 the Internet via a dial-up connection to an ISP.</para>
     9<sect3><title>Package information</title>
     10<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
     11<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
     12url="&ppp-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
     13<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
     14url="&ppp-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
     15<listitem><para>Download size: &ppp-size;</para></listitem>
     16<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
     17&ppp-buildsize;</para></listitem>
     18<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
     19&ppp-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
     20</sect3>
    1321
     22<!--
    1423<screen>ppp needs nothing to compile but you must have PPP support
    15 either compiled in or as a kernel module to use it.</screen>
     24either compiled in or as a kernel module to use it.</screen> -->
    1625
    1726</sect2>
  • connect/dialup/ppp/ppp.ent

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    99<!ENTITY ppp-download-ftp "ftp://cs.anu.edu.au/pub/software/ppp/ppp-2.4.1.tar.gz">
    1010<!ENTITY ppp-size "524 KB">
     11<!ENTITY ppp-time "">
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