Point-to-Point Protocol network
ppp interface allows serial lines to
be used as network interfaces using the
ppp interface can be created at runtime
create command or by setting up a
hostname.if(5) configuration file for
- ppp0: afX not supported
- The interface was handed a message with addresses formatted in an unsuitable address family; the packet was dropped.
inet(4), pppoe(4), pppx(4), hostname.if(5), ifconfig(8), netstart(8), pppd(8), pppstats(8)
W. Simpson, The Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP), RFC 1661, July 1994.
ppp device appeared in
Currently, only the ip(4) protocol is supported by this device. Note that the pppoe(4) device does support ip6(4).