Subject: Re: PPP?
To: Arlo T. Moran <email@example.com>
From: Chris A. Mattingly <Chris_Mattingly@ncsu.edu>
Date: 03/26/1995 14:58:44
> I have successfully started a PPP link to my dynamic IP host, by
> specifying 0.0.0.0 as the local IP on the ifconfig line. However, there
> is a *very* large lag (on the order of 10-15 seconds, sometimes up to a
> minute!) between console input and serial activity or visible response.
> What needs to be done about this? Do I need to specify a route?
> Arlo T. Moran
The simplest way to start up ppp is to use the folowing line after starting
the pppd on your remote end.
/usr/sbin/pppd noipdefault defaultroute crtscts tty00 57600
This does the ifconfig and adds the route
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