Package rp-pppoe

A PPP over Ethernet client (for xDSL support).

PPPoE (Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet) is a protocol used by
many ADSL Internet Service Providers. This package contains the
Roaring Penguin PPPoE client, a user-mode program that does not
require any kernel modifications. It is fully compliant with RFC 2516,
the official PPPoE specification.

Version: 3.15

File Formats

pppoe.conf Configuration file used by pppoe-start(8), pppoe-stop(8), pppoe-status(8) and pppoe-connect(8).

System Administration

adsl-start alias for pppoe-start
adsl-stop alias for pppoe-stop
pppoe user-space PPPoE client.
pppoe-connect Shell script to manage a PPPoE link
pppoe-relay user-space PPPoE relay agent.
pppoe-server user-space PPPoE server
pppoe-setup Shell script to configure RP-PPPoE client
pppoe-sniff examine network for non-standard PPPoE frames
pppoe-start Shell script to bring up a PPPoE link
pppoe-status Shell script to report on status of PPPoE link
pppoe-stop Shell script to shut down a PPPoE link