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PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol)
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IETF Point-to-Point Protocol Extensions (pppext) charter

Cisco documentation: Point-to-Point Protocol

Ericsson PPP document

RAD Data Communications (see PPP tutorial)

SLIP/PPP home page by Lai Zit Seng

InComA PPP FAQ PPP suite Web page

Albert P. Belle WinSock Tuning FAQ

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