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Old 11-12-2002, 05:40 PM   #1
lewisc33
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ppp Question


Hi, I am attempting to setup a dialin PPP server. I am able to dial into my redhat 7.2 server using getty to answer the call. I am prompted to login and trying to use ppp after that. My troubles are coming as I cannot get my client to pick up an ip address automatically and the dialin server modem is not being assigned an ip address???

My /etc/ppp/options.ttyS0 looks like this:
192.168.9.11:192.168.9.100
where 192.168.9.11 is the ethernet interface on my dialin server and am attempting to assign 192.168.9.100 to my client. Not sure what I am doing wrong, but any help would be very much appreciated!

Thanks,

Chris
 
Old 12-27-2002, 08:42 PM   #2
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Hi..
I am doing almost the same thing and hope to seek some advise from you.
I am trying yo configure a dial in web server, but when I try dialing in with the client using KPPP, it gives me and error saying"Timeout expired while waiting for PPP interface."

any advise u can provide?
 
  


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