configures a PPPoE (ADSL) connection
see also :
pppd - pon
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pppoeconf program is user-friendly dialog based setup
tool for pppd (and pppoe if needed). It will
look for existing ethernet cards and look for ADSL hardware
connected to one of them. You can add an interface name
iface to force pppoeconf to use it. Then it will get
some login info and do some minor modifications to make
working settings. Note that you can use ESC key to exit
program when you wan.
/etc/ppp/peers/dsl-provider is pppd options file for your
/etc/ppp/pap-secrets and /etc/ppp/chap-secrets are
described in pppd documentation. pppoeconf may add lines to
/etc/ppp/ip-down.d/0clampmss are used to clamp MSS if
/etc/network/interfaces is network interface file for your
interfaces, pon and pppoe.
page was originally written by Eduard Bloch
(blade[:at:]debian[:dot:]org) and now maintained by Gregory Colpart
(reg[:at:]evolix[:dot:]fr) for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but
may be used by others). This document is free software; you
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