Subject: Re: Using PPP for a serial-only server.
To: Dave Burgess <>
From: Neil J. McRae <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/02/1997 21:17:54
On Tue, 31 Dec 1996 17:51:17 -0600 (CST) 
 Dave Burgess <> wrote:

> Should a ppp link ever have a netmask that ISN'T  My
> guess would be 'yes, but only if you are using an ifconfig alias for
> that port'.
Yes. You can have a PPP netmask of is such an example :-) is the local end of the PPP interface, is the remote end of the PPP interface.

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