PPP protocol is used by most point to point connections, such as modems and broadband routers. Gentoo provides simple integration.
It is very recommended to configure firewall on your computer, see firehol configuration.
|Linux Kernel Configuration:|
Device Drivers ---> [*] Network device support ---> <M> PPP (point-to-point protocol) support [*] PPP filtering <M> PPP support for async serial ports <M> PPP support for sync tty ports <M> PPP Deflate compression <M> PPP BSD-Compress compression <M> PPP MPPE compression (encryption) (EXPERIMENTAL) -*- Cryptographic API ---> <M> Michael MIC keyed digest algorithm
Originally written by: Alon Bar-Lev - 2011-11-17
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