Bug 759 - /etc/pap-secrets needs examples
Summary: /etc/pap-secrets needs examples
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: ppp   
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Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-01-09 14:41 UTC by Daniel Senie
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-01-12 20:33:13 UTC
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Description Daniel Senie 1999-01-09 14:41:10 UTC
In RHL 4.2, for some reason the 4th field in the pap-secrets
file had to not be there, or dialup wouldn't work. With 5.2
it must be there.

A few lines of examples in the comments at the top of the
file would help a lot.

For dialin users, an example line would be:

fred dialin "" *

assuming the mgetty setup for autoPPP is modified to have
the "login" and "name dialup" items added to the autoPPP
line (recommended as well).

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-01-12 20:33:59 UTC
Thank you for your suggestion. It has been noted and will be relayed
to a developer.


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