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pppoe-start - Shell script to bring up a PPPoE link

PPPOE-START(8) System Manager's Manual PPPOE-START(8)

NAME

pppoe-start - Shell script to bring up a PPPoE link

SYNOPSIS

pppoe-start [config_file]
pppoe-start interface user [config_file]
 

DESCRIPTION

pppoe-start is a shell script which starts the Roaring Penguin user-space PPPoE client. If you omit config_file, the default file /etc/ppp/pppoe.conf is used. If you supply interface and user, then they override the Ethernet interface and user-name settings in the configuration file.
 

AUTHOR

pppoe-start was written by Dianne Skoll <dfs@roaringpenguin.com>.
 
The pppoe home page is http://www.roaringpenguin.com/pppoe/.
 

SEE ALSO

pppoe(8), pppoe-stop(8), pppoe-connect(8), pppd(8), pppoe.conf(5), pppoe-setup(8), pppoe-status(8), pppoe-sniff(8), pppoe-relay(8), pppoe-server(8)
 
21 February 2000 4th Berkeley Distribution