"Shashank Khanvilkar" writes:
> Is it possible to establish a ppp link on the same machine. I.e. have the
> ppp server and client establish a serial link over some virtual interface.
> If yes, will really appreciate how to do it.

Possible, though perhaps not as useful as you might imagine. Here's
an example tested on a local Solaris box:

# pppd pty 'telnet -8E localhost' \
connect 'chat ogin: root word: changeme "#" pppd'

You can also use the 'socket' option if you want.

James Carlson, Solaris Networking
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