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NAME ^

Mac::Comm::OT_PPP - Interface to Open Transport PPP

SYNOPSIS ^

        use Mac::Comm::OT_PPP;
        $ppp = new Mac::Comm::OT_PPP;

DESCRIPTION ^

This module allows you to do basic operations with OT/PPP, the PPP connection software from Apple Computer designed for use with their Open Transport networking architecture. For more information on Open Transport or OT/PPP, see the Open Transport web site.

PPPconnect
        $ppp->PPPconnect(USER,PASS,ADRS);

Connect to phone number ADRS as user USER with password PASS.

PPPdisconnect
        $ppp->PPPdisconnect();

Disconnect.

PPPstatus
        $hash = $ppp->PPPstatus();
        foreach $key (keys %{$hash}) {
                print "$key: $$hash{$key}\n";
        }

Return status:

RAsb

State of connection

RAsc

Seconds connected

RAsr

Seconds remaining

RAun

User name

RAsn

Server name

RAms

Most recent message for connection

RAbm

Baud rate of connection

RAbi

Bytes in/received

RAbo

Bytes out/sent

RAsp

Connection type (?)

PPPsavelog
        $ppp->PPPsavelog(FILE);

Save log to file of filepath FILE. Operation can take a minute or two if the log is big, and might freeze up your computer while working. Be patient.

VERSION NOTES ^

v.1.2 January 3, 1998

General cleanup.

v.1.1 October 13, 1997

Took some code and threw it in a module.

v.1.0 May 4, 1997

Took some code and threw it in a module.

SEE ALSO ^

Open Transport Home Page

http://tuvix.apple.com/dev/opentransport

AUTHOR ^

Chris Nandor <pudge@pobox.com> http://pudge.net/

Copyright (c) 1998 Chris Nandor. All rights reserved. This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself. Please see the Perl Artistic License.

VERSION ^

Version 1.20 (03 January 1998)

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