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NPPPD-USERS(5)              BSD File Formats Manual             NPPPD-USERS(5)

NAME
     npppd-users -- user database file

SYNOPSIS
     /etc/npppd/npppd-users

DESCRIPTION
     The npppd-users file describes the various attributes of users.  Refer to
     getcap(3) for a description of the file layout.  Each entry in the data-
     base is used to describe one user.  The record name is the username.  The
     following attributes can be specified:

     Name                 Description
     password             User's password.  Some characters are needed to be
                          represented by the escape sequence.  See getcap(3)
                          for the escape sequence.
     framed-ip-address    IPv4 address to be assigned for the user.
     framed-ip-network    IPv4 netmask to be used for the user.
     calling-number       Calling phone number to check user's phone number.

EXAMPLES
     taro:\
         :password=taro's password:\
         :framed-ip-address=192.168.0.101:

     hana:\
         :password=hana's password:\
         :framed-ip-address=192.168.0.102:

SEE ALSO
     getcap(3), npppd.conf(5), npppd(8)

BUGS
     Colon (':') characters or vertical bar ('|') characters cannot be used in
     the username.

BSD                              July 12, 2014                             BSD