Managing Serial Networks Using UUCP and PPP in Oracle® Solaris 11.2

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Updated: July 2014

How to Convert From asppp to Solaris PPP 4.0

  1. Start the conversion script.
    # /usr/sbin/asppp2pppd

    The conversion process starts and gives you the following screen output.

    This script provides only a suggested translation for your existing aspppd
    configuration.  You will need to evaluate for yourself whether the translation
    is appropriate for your operating environment.
    Continue [Yn]? 
  2. Type “Y” to continue.

    You receive the following output.

    Chat cannot do echo checking; requests for this removed.
    Adding 'noauth' to /etc/ppp/options
    Preparing to write out translated configuration:
        1 chat file:
            1.  /etc/ppp/chat.Pgobi.hayes
        2 option files:
            2.  /etc/ppp/peers/Pgobi
            3.  /etc/ppp/options
        1 script file:
            4.  /etc/ppp/demand

    The new Solaris PPP 4.0 files have been generated.