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authorBen Smithurst <ben@FreeBSD.org>2000-07-26 01:14:22 +0000
committerBen Smithurst <ben@FreeBSD.org>2000-07-26 01:14:22 +0000
commit108f4e89bd22c24087df1a53d5f3b800d777245a (patch)
treea4deb85afa90a2338a6a907727a93ac51d4fe494 /en_US.ISO8859-1/books/ppp-primer
parente1ae582ceb50b346b56ef8dfd2d964d49d99744e (diff)
* Mention the samples in /usr/share/examples/ppp as well as /etc/ppp
* RFC 1597 -> RFC 1918, the former is now obsolete * Clarify that people can use the 192.168.* addresses on their own networks if they want.
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=7719
Diffstat (limited to 'en_US.ISO8859-1/books/ppp-primer')
1 files changed, 48 insertions, 15 deletions
diff --git a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/ppp-primer/book.sgml b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/ppp-primer/book.sgml
index 102c33bafc..38f7f14e7f 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/ppp-primer/book.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/ppp-primer/book.sgml
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-<!DOCTYPE BOOK PUBLIC "-//Davenport//DTD DocBook V3.0//EN">
+<!DOCTYPE BOOK PUBLIC "-//FreeBSD//DTD DocBook V3.1-Based Extension//EN">
@@ -14,7 +14,7 @@
-<pubdate>$FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/ppp-primer/book.sgml,v 1.2 1999/09/17 23:43:40 nik Exp $</pubdate>
+<pubdate>$FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/ppp-primer/book.sgml,v 1.3 2000/04/30 22:18:21 nik Exp $</pubdate>
<abstract><para>This is a step-by-step guide for configuring FreeBSD systems to act as
a dial-up router/gateway in a Local Area Environment. All entries may
@@ -128,18 +128,50 @@ cabling:
-<para>The IP Addresses on the Ethernet side of this sample LAN have been</para>
-<para>taken from the pool of "reserved" addresses proposed in RFC-1597.
-IP addresses are assigned as follows:
-<literallayout>Name IP Address
-"Curly" # The FreeBSD box
-"Larry" # The Win'95 box
-"Moe" # The WfW box
-"Shemp" # The Windows NT box</literallayout>
+<para>The IP addresses on the Ethernet side of this sample LAN have been
+taken from a pool addresses proposed reserved by RFC 1918 for use on
+private LANs, so you are free to use these actual IP addresses on your
+own LAN if you want. IP addresses are assigned as follows:</para>
+ <tgroup cols=3>
+ <thead>
+ <row>
+ <entry>Name</entry>
+ <entry>IP Address</entry>
+ <entry>Comment</entry>
+ </row>
+ </thead>
+ <tbody>
+ <row>
+ <entry><hostid>Curly</hostid></entry>
+ <entry><hostid role="ipaddr"></hostid></entry>
+ <entry>The FreeBSD box</entry>
+ </row>
+ <row>
+ <entry><hostid>Larry</hostid></entry>
+ <entry><hostid role="ipaddr"></hostid></entry>
+ <entry>The Win'95 box</entry>
+ </row>
+ <row>
+ <entry><hostid>Moe</hostid></entry>
+ <entry><hostid role="ipaddr"></hostid></entry>
+ <entry>The WfW box</entry>
+ </row>
+ <row>
+ <entry><hostid>Shemp</hostid></entry>
+ <entry><hostid role="ipaddr"></hostid></entry>
+ <entry>The Windows NT box</entry>
+ </row>
+ </tbody>
+ </tgroup>
<para>This guide assumes that the modem on the FreeBSD box is connected
to the first serial port ('<filename>/dev/cuaa0</filename>' or '<emphasis remap=tt>COM1:</emphasis>' in
@@ -699,7 +731,8 @@ in the '<filename>/etc</filename>' directory.</para>
<title>Create your own PPP configuration files</title>
<para>By default, the FreeBSD installation process creates a number of
-sample configuration files in the /etc/ppp directory. Please take
+sample configuration files in the <filename>/etc/ppp</filename>
+and <filename>/usr/share/examples/ppp</filename> directories. Please take
some time to review these files; they were derived from working
systems and represent the features and capabilities of the PPP