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NPPPD-USERS(5) File Formats Manual NPPPD-USERS(5)

npppd-usersuser database file


The npppd-users file describes the various attributes of users. Refer to getcap(3) for a description of the file layout. Each entry in the database is used to describe one user. The record name is the username. The following attributes can be specified:

password User's password. Some characters are needed to be represented by the escape sequence. See getcap(3) for the escape sequence.
framed-ip-address IPv4 address to be assigned for the user.
framed-ip-network IPv4 netmask to be used for the user.
calling-number Calling phone number to check user's phone number.

    :password=taro's password:\

    :password=hana's password:\

getcap(3), npppd.conf(5), npppd(8)

Colon (‘:’) characters or vertical bar (‘|’) characters cannot be used in the username.

July 12, 2014 OpenBSD-6.0