System Administration Guide: Network Services

Where to Go for More Information About PPP

Many resources with information about PPP can be found in print and online. The following subsections give some suggestions.

Professional Reference Books About PPP

For more information about widely used PPP implementations, including ANU PPP, refer to the following books:

Web Sites About PPP

Go to the following web sites for general information about PPP:

Requests for Comments (RFCs) About PPP

Some useful Internet RFCs about PPP include the following:

To obtain copies of PPP RFCs, specify the number of the RFC on the IETF RFC web page at

Man Pages About PPP

For technical details about the Solaris PPP 4.0 implementation, refer to the following man pages:

Also, see the man page for pppdump(1M). You can find the PPP-related man pages by using the man command.