Comp.Protocols.PPP frequently wanted information


This document contains information about the Internet Point-to-Point Protocol, including a bibliography, a list of public domain and commercial software and hardware implementations, a section on configuration hints and a list of frequently asked questions and answers on them.

It should be read by anybody interested in connecting to Internet via serial lines, and by anybody wanting to post to comp.protocols.ppp (before he/she does it!)

Before even thinking of reading this document, refer to the disclaimer in part 1 of the "frequently asked questions". In case you read the Usenet news version of it, the www version can be accessed as:

Table of Contents

  1. Letter from the Editor
  2. What is PPP?
  3. How to... (Configuration Recipes)
  4. Questions and Answers
  5. Freely available software
  6. How to get more PPP information
  7. Commercial Software
  8. PPP Hardware
  9. Acknowledgements
  10. Changes

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