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Date:      Sat, 19 May 2007 10:54:47 +0200 (CEST)
From:      Wojciech Puchar <wojtek@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl>
To:        Ivan Carey <ivan@careytech.com.au>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Remote login via modem
Message-ID:  <20070519104744.B55208@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl>
In-Reply-To: <464E57BB.8060803@careytech.com.au>
References:  <464E57BB.8060803@careytech.com.au>

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> What I am trying to achieve is this. At the office I have a server, this 
> server is Not connected to the Internet, I need to be able to Administer it 
> from my Home office, so I am thinking that I need to access it via a serial 
> modem.
> What do I need to do to achieve this.
>


man getty, put the right line in inittab and gettytab, and configure your 
modem to answer calls - you will get terminal access.

other metod - use ppp to make IP connection to modem on password.


second might me less efficient in case of slow modem, remote work will be 
slower



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