DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2012-03
2012/3/19 Andrey N. Oktyabrski <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Good day.
> How can I configure PPPoE interface? Now I use "ppp" program with this
> set device PPPoE:fxp0 #Interface to adsl-modem-bridge
> set authname <USERNAME>
> set authkey <PASSWORD>
> set dial
> set login
> add default HISADDR
> nat enable yes
> $ ps ax | grep ppp
> 254 ?? SLs 4:39.48 /usr/sbin/ppp -quiet -ddial -nat pppoe
> ... and see this in the "top":
> 254 root 0 6460K 0K RUN 0 4:42 4:42 16.11% ppp
> Is it possible to use anything other than "ppp"? ng_pppoe? How to configure
> it? "man ng_pppoe" does not give me any useful information. Can anybody to
> give me and example? Or I must compile mpd and use it?
As far as I know, ppp is currently the only way to configure PPPoE
sessions on DragonFly. The ppp userland program makes use of ng_pppoe
kernel counterpart to deal with the PADIs/PADOs etc of the PPPoE
Your configuration seems correct. You should get a tun0 interface with
an ip address if everything goes well.