Re: where does ifconfig get ppp0 inet addr?



Hi Hugo,

On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 12:44:34PM -0600, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Debian's search tool is down.
>
> Anybody know where ifconfig gets the inet addr?
>
> ...
> ppp0 Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol
> inet addr:200.57.201.194 P-t-P:200.57.219.18
> Mask:255.255.255.255
> ...

What sort of interface is it, and how do you bring it up? E. G. if it is a modem
connection to an ISP, the IP address is probably given by the ISP
>
Regards
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Joachim Fahnenmüller


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