Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Tue, 15 Jul 1997 09:47:58 +1000
From:      Alastair Rankine <>
To:        Michael Duran <>
Subject:   Re: true PAP and iijppp
Message-ID:  <v03110700aff06a42da13@[]>
In-Reply-To: <>

Next in thread | Previous in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
>Using Windows 95 and Windows NT's DUN/RAS I can connect to it perfectly
>every time and it authenticates as it is supposed to.  I cannot, however
>get iijppp to work AT ALL with it.  I've tried manually, I've tried
>everything.  Here is my current entry for the PAP dialup in /etc/ppp/ppp.conf
> set line /dev/cuaa0
> set speed 57600
> set phone 2812287908
> set timeout 1200
> set ifaddr
> set redial 5 5
> disable lqr
> deny lqr
> enable pap
> disable chap
> set authname MyUsername
> set authkey MyPassword
> set openmode active

Hi Michael,

By coincidence my ISP switched over to PAP for all it's logins and I had to
wrestle with this problem myself last night.

If I remember correctly, the trick is to use "accept pap" instead of
"enable pap". (Presumably a corresponding "deny chap" statement is also

Hope this helps.

 [ Alastair Rankine ]     [ pgp D6E9 DC10 7B7A 9269 0F14 882D E9D9 D4D5 ]
 [ home ]
 [ work ]

Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <>