Re: How do I get fixed and dynamic ppp

Tim Middelkoop (
Wed, 15 May 1996 09:42:10 -0400 (EDT)

simple have a .ppprc for his login. If it does have prioity over the
/options stuff then just mod the source (shouldn't be that hard :-).
mine looks like



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GE d- s+:- a22 C++ UL++ P++++ L+++ E+> W++ N+ o? K? w--(++) O M V-- PS+ PE Y+ PGP t 5 X R- tv b++ DI? D+ G e+ h-- r-- y+

On Tue, 14 May 1996, root wrote:

> We run a small internet service here and have provided dialin ppp with an > assigned ip address based on the tty line one connects to using > /etc/ppp/options.ttyCxx files to assign the ip address. We now have a > customer who want to have a fixed ip address but starting up pppd with a > command line option doesn't seem to override > the equivalent in the options file. Has anyone got a clever solution? >