addpppout - add a PPP outgoing entry.
/usr/sysadm/privbin/addppppout -c connName -t connType -p phoneNum -n
loginName/sysName [ -w ] [ -a authType ] [ -x maxChannel ] [ -i
minChannel ] [ -e secWaitQuiet ] [ -l localIPAddr ] [ -r remoteIPAddr ] [
-h remoteHostName ] [ -y appType ] [ -b baudRate ] [ -fqsu ]
Addpppout adds a PPP outgoing entry to the system to enable the system to
call another host using the PPP protocol. Please refer to PPP(1M) for a
detailed description of the input parameters.
The unique name given to identify this entry.
The type of equipement at the physical layer. It supports
"MODEM" and "ISDN" and is case insensitive.
The phone number to call. One phoneNum option per phone number.
LoginName or sysName is the name given to identify the outgoing
-w if it is specified, addpppout will request the user to enter a
password on stdin that will be used to login to the remote
system. -a authType It supports "PAP", "CHAP", "NOPAP", and
"NOCHAP" and they are case insensitive.
It specifies the maximum number of channels to open during the
It specifies the minimum number of channels to open at any time
during the call.
It specifies the number of seconds to wait before dropping the
line in quiet mode. This is used when the -q option is used to
select quiet mode.
IP address of the local host in dotted notation. It is only
needed if the IP address is different from the IP address of
the local machine.
IP address of the remote host in dotted notation. If it is not
specified, the remote host address is obtained through
negotiation during handshaking.
The name of the remote host. It is required if the -f flag is
The type of applications used after the call is open. When not
specified or specified as 0, it means simple applications and
no special parameters are added. When it is equal to 1, it
means Audio/Video application and special parameters are added
The transmission rate.
-f Add the remote host name and IP address into /etc/hosts file.
-s Start up this PPP call during system startup.
-u Sdd default route for the remote host.
/etc/ppp.conf PPP configuration file
/etc/uucp/Systems Phone number entry file
/etc/hosts System host name file
PppManager(1M), runpriv(1M), addpppin(1M), execppp(1M), removepppin(1M),
removepppout(1M), stopppp(1M), ppp(1M).
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