System Administration Guide: Network Services

ProcedureHow to Create an Executable Chat Program

  1. Use your text editor to create an executable chat program, such as the previous example.

  2. Make the chat program executable.

    # chmod +x /etc/ppp/chatprogram
  3. Invoke the chat program.

    connect /etc/ppp/chatprogram

    Chat programs do not have to be located within the /etc/ppp file system. You can store chat programs in any location.