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Date:      Sat, 4 Jul 1998 02:27:31 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <>
To:        Steven <>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Permissions for dialup user???
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000101bda70c$5c0ddb20$0201a8c0@luc>

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On Sat, 4 Jul 1998, Steven wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> 	I have a lttle problem. I am trying to allow two dialup PPP connections to
> my server at home. Now I have read and followed the man page on setting up
> the incoming PPP and have been able to have the user connect but he gets the
> error message saying "permission denied", so I know that either the ppplogin
> script doesn't belong to the right group of owners or the user doesn't have
> the proper authority.
> 	Now my system is pretty much set up as in the man page. Same login script
> in /usr/local/bin named ppplogin. It has the permissions of 711 and belongs
> to root and group wheel. As a test I added the user to the group wheel and
> it still gave me the same error.

Shouldn't that be mode 755, not 711?

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:    | Residence Networking Assistant    | Computer Science Major

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