Synchronous PPP and Cisco HDLC Programming Guide

Alan Cox


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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Known Bugs And Assumptions
3. Public Functions Provided
sppp_close - close down a synchronous PPP or Cisco HDLC link
sppp_open - open a synchronous PPP or Cisco HDLC link
sppp_reopen - notify of physical link loss
sppp_do_ioctl - Ioctl handler for ppp/hdlc
sppp_attach - attach synchronous PPP/HDLC to a device
sppp_detach - release PPP resources from a device