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config ppp

Updated February 18, 2022. Written for LMS Version 6.2.

Interactive command to configure the point-to-point protocol (PPP) server information.

Command availability

CLI resource: modem

Modem: All

Lantronix system: All

LMS offerings: All


config ppp


[admin@uplogixLM (modem)]# config ppp
--- Existing  Values ---
Phone Number:
User Name:
Password: ********
Use Static IP Address: false
Suspend SLV on Out-of-Band: yes
Enable Out-of-Band Sharing: no
Change these? (y/n) [n]:

To use a hardware authenticator, set the password as [PIN]$(SECURID)where [PIN] is an optional password of up to 8 characters and the rest is entered exactly as shown. The password is case-sensitive.

To set a static IP address for an Iridium modem, answer y to the prompt Use Static IP Address? and enter the desired IP address when prompted.

If the ppp server requires Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) you must enter a username and password.

In the Lantronix web interface

Inventory > group page > Out-of-Band > PPP - specific to this inventory group

Inventory > Local Manager page > Out-of-Band > PPP - specific to this system


3.0 - Revised to support RSA™ SecurID™ hardware authentication.

Related commands

  • show ppp
  • config system pulse

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