Subject: Re: SLIP/serial driver Problem?
To: William Allen Simpson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 02/03/2004 08:54:04
On Tue, 3 Feb 2004, William Allen Simpson wrote:
> Goodness gracious, isn't it beyond time to remove SLIP support?
> I know I'm partial to PPP (hint, look at the RFCs), but SLIP has had
> known problems since circa 1988.
Slip worked fine for me until 1.6.
> PPP should "just work".
Please share some steps that are as simple as ...
slattach -l -h -s 115200 /dev/tty01
ifconfig sl0 192.168.10.10 192.168.10.11
... but using ppp instead and without any configuration files adjusted.
I have only used PPP with ppp daemon for providing modem dial in and for
dialing out. And I'd like to learn more about using it as a slip
Jeremy C. Reed