A couple of PPP related questions

Paul Civati paul at xciv.org
Sun May 13 23:48:55 BST 2001


Neil Ford <neil at ourshack.com> wrote:

> Is it possible to get PPP to write it's process ID out to a file?

Don't most daemons log to a file in /var/run?

> Whats the best way to extract the dynamic IP address that's been
> allocated to a machine by an ISP. I ideally want the machine to
> mail this detail out everytime it makes the connection.  You can
> probably guess where I'm going with this one :-)

There are plenty of free dynamic DNS services too.

-Paul-




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