[lfs-support] What are the SERVICES of ifconfig.eth0 but ip4-static for ppp?

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Mar 21 17:00:04 PDT 2014


Golam Md. Shibly wrote:
> cd /etc/sysconfig/
> cat > ifconfig.eth0 << "EOF" ONBOOT=yes
> IFACE=eth0
> #SERVICE=ipv4-static
> #IP=192.168.1.1
> #GATEWAY=192.168.1.2
> #PREFIX=24
> #BROADCAST=192.168.1.255 EOF
> What are the SERVICES of ifconfig.eth0 but ip4-static for ppp?
>
> I tried:
>
> SERVICE=ipv4-dynamic SERVICE=ipv4-dhcp SERVICE=dhcp SERVICE=dynamic
>
> Got error with these options.

Sorry.  We don't have support for ppp.  That's pretty rare for us.  I 
don't recall seeing a request for that in the last 10 years.  I notice 
that there is a howto, but it hasn't been updated since the year 2000.

http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/PPP-HOWTO/index.html

What does your host do?

   -- Bruce



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