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Date:      Fri, 13 Sep 1996 22:23:18 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <>
To:        Justin Ashworth <>
Subject:   Re: ppp not detected
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On Wed, 11 Sep 1996, Justin Ashworth wrote:

>   I can't seem to get user PPP to detect when the remote machine 
> initiates a PPP connection. At the moment, I'm just trying to log in 
> manually.

use 'term'.

>   Another thing...I've been working a chat script to automate my login 
> process but can't figure out how to send a text string with a space in 
> it. Chat interprets the space as the start of the next thing to look for. 
> I tried single quotes, which didn't seem to work.

Don't.  Pick the last word in the prompt as the 'expect' key.  I suppose
if you _had_ to, you could try escaping the space with a backslash (\ ).
See chat(1).

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

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