System Administration Guide: Network Services

Which Version of Solaris PPP to Use

Starting with the Solaris 9 release, Solaris PPP 4.0 is the PPP implementation that is supported. The Solaris 9 release and the Solaris 10 release do not include the earlier Asynchronous Solaris PPP (asppp) software. For more information, refer to the following:

Why Use Solaris PPP 4.0?

If you currently use asppp, consider migrating to Solaris PPP 4.0. Note the following differences between the two Solaris PPP technologies:

Solaris PPP 4.0 Upgrade Path

If you are converting an existing asppp configuration to Solaris PPP 4.0, you can use the translation script that is provided with this release. For complete instructions, refer to How to Convert From asppp to Solaris PPP 4.0.