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How to allow users to dial into Linux server...

Posted on 1999-07-29
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Last Modified: 2013-12-15
I have a linux machine with a properly installed and configured modem.  My question is, how do I get the machine to "answer the phone", so to speak, allowing at-home users to dial into the network?  I found plenty of documentation about dialing out,but can't seem to find any about dialing in.  Thanks in advance...
Question by:mattbrice
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howardmann earned 200 total points
ID: 1629924
I believe this is what you need:

Linux Dialin Server Setup Guide


Howard Mann.

Expert Comment

ID: 1629925

mgetty package is exactly what you need.
The Debian installation contains very well defined
defaults. Afetr the installation you have to apply
minor customization to:
And you have excellent RAS (Remote Access Server).


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ID: 1629926
Howard Mann,

Thanks for the info.  Got the whole thing going just fine.

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