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Re: PPP over TCP

On Mon, Sep 06, 1999 at 01:24:35PM +0200, Tony Sarendal wrote:
> Hi guys.
> Is there a way to run PPP over TCP in oBSD ?
> I know performance will monumentaly suck, I just need
> to know if the oBSD PPP supports it. I'll be even happier
> if someone has done it and is willing to give a pointer or two.

Please clarify your question. PPP is an OSI layers 2+3 protocol, and TCP is
a layer 4 protocol, so PPP cannot be ran over TCP, rather vice versa.

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