Subject: Help getting PPP going!
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Rich Huey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/27/1996 11:07:30
I'm a newbie to NetBSD, and I need a little help getting PPP working on my
machine. I have downloaded the base12 and etc12 sets and installed them on
my machine. I haven't yet had time to download any other sets. Anyway, I
want to get a ppp connection with my machine so I can download the files
directly to it rather than to my other machine, and then have to copy
everything to floppy (no network :(
I found some documentation on setting up a ppp connection, but then I found
that I didn't have ppp set up on my machine, and something about
re-compiling the kernel. I don't know how to do this, and I don't know
what else I need. I assume I'll need to put the comp12 set on my machine
to have a compiler, but is that all? What else do I need?
I'm a professional programmer/web site designer, but right now I feel
pretty stupid for not being able to figure this out!
The Silver Wolf Rich Huey
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