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HowtoForge: How To Set Up Linux As A Dial-In Server

Jan 22, 2007, 07:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sohail Riaz)

[ Thanks to Falko Timme for this link. ]

"This document describes how to attach modems to a Linux box and allow it to receive calls to connect users to the network. Its like being your own ISP (Internet Service Provider). If your Linux box is connected to the Internet, then the users will also be connected to the Internet. Your Linux box becomes a router. This is also known as RAS (Remote Access Services) in the Microsoft world. In the Linux world its called PPP (Point to Point Protocol)..."

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