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Managing Serial Networks Using UUCP and PPP in Oracle® Solaris 11.4

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Updated: November 2020

Defining the Conversation on the Dial-Up Link

The dial-out system and its remote peer communicate across the PPP link by negotiating and exchanging various instructions. When configuring a dial-out system, you need to determine what instructions are required by the local and remote modems. Then you create a file that is called a chat script that contains these instructions. This section discusses information about configuring modems and creating chat scripts.