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Old 04-01-2010, 07:20 AM   #1
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how to implement pppoe (point to point protocol over ethernet)

Hi All,

after getting good response for my first thread my expectation from this forum is increased.
currently i am working on PPPOE.
i know about pppoe which is as follow.
there are PADI,PADO,PADR,PADS,PADT phases,
my problem is as follow.
i have isp provided user name , password ,service name ,
i want to make connection by using pppoe.
which kind of script is required so that i can authenticate,
and done the connection.
i also want to set connection on demand kind of scenario.
for this all which thing i have to use and in which way
can anyone help?
your help is appreciated a lot.
if you have littel bit idea on this problem,please provide
that also.

thanks & regards,
Dhaval shah.
Old 04-01-2010, 07:37 AM   #2
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on debian-based systems its pppoeconf.
install and run it as root. main info or important parts are your username and your passwd, accept the defaults for the rest of it.
Old 04-02-2010, 12:21 AM   #3
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i want to understand this properly for linux


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