Solved

Dial Up Server

Posted on 2000-04-19
4
307 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-15
how do i setup a dial up server in RedHat 6.1
0
Comment
Question by:coolbeans_22
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:j2
ID: 2734313
to do what? strictly shell? ppp? slip? and also what do you want it to do? route? masquerade? nat?
0
 

Author Comment

by:coolbeans_22
ID: 2736723
ppp
i want to be able to dial into my linux computer and use my cable modem instead of paying more money to my ISP  
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
shelby38 earned 125 total points
ID: 2738674
I use a linux (Mandrake 7.0) as a up server. I’ll assume you have a network setup and working.

First I create a file called
rc.firewall

/sbin/depmod -a
echo -n "Starting Firewall Script"

echo "1" >/proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_dynaddr

ipchains -M -S 7200 10 60

/sbin/modprode ip_masq_ftp
/sbin/modprode ip_masq_raudio
/sbin/modprode ip_masq_irc

ipchains -P forward DENY

ipchains -A forward -s 10.8.11.0/24 -j MASQ

I saved this in my rc.d directory

Then edit /etc/ppp/options file

demand
idle 1800
ipcp-accept-remote
ipcp-accept-local
lock
noauth
defaultroute
user “Your User Name”
remotename “Your ISP”
/dev/modem 115200 crtscts
connect '/usr/sbin/chat -v -f /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/chat-ppp0'




then edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts chat-ppp0

'ABORT' 'BUSY'
'ABORT' 'ERROR'
'ABORT' 'NO CARRIER'
'ABORT' 'NO DIALTONE'
'ABORT' 'Invalid Login'
'ABORT' 'Login incorrect'
'' 'ATZ'
'OK' 'ATDTyourispphone#
'CONNECT' ''
'ogin:' 'your login'
'ord:' 'your password'

next edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ppp0
PERSIST=yes
DEFROUTE=yes
ONBOOT=no
INITSTRING=ATZ
MODEMPORT=/dev/modem
LINESPEED=115200
ESCAPECHARS=no
DEFABORT=yes
HARDFLOWCTL=yes
DEVICE=ppp0
PPPOPTIONS=
DEBUG=no
PAPNAME=
REMIP=
IPADDR=
BOOTPROTO=none
MTU=
MRU=
DISCONNECTTIMEOUT=
RETRYTIMEOUT=
USERCTL=no

Now add these two line to the end of  your /etc/rc.d/rc.local file

/etc/rc.d/rc.firewall
/usr/sbin/pppd :10.0.0.2

reboot and your system should dial on damand.





0
 

Author Comment

by:coolbeans_22
ID: 2739158
i use redhat 6.1 is that going to be a problem
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Rate limit for DNS queries 7 91
awk file 6 96
VMware Tools Install On Linux Problem 3 100
How to retrieve remote exit code when using rsh from Linux to Windows ? 13 56
Linux users are sometimes dumbfounded by the severe lack of documentation on a topic. Sometimes, the documentation is copious, but other times, you end up with some obscure "it varies depending on your distribution" over and over when searching for …
Fine Tune your automatic Updates for Ubuntu / Debian
Learn several ways to interact with files and get file information from the bash shell. ls lists the contents of a directory: Using the -a flag displays hidden files: Using the -l flag formats the output in a long list: The file command gives us mor…
This demo shows you how to set up the containerized NetScaler CPX with NetScaler Management and Analytics System in a non-routable Mesos/Marathon environment for use with Micro-Services applications.

679 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question