The Question is:
Question how do you use netscape 303 with vms and pppd util
to connect to a isp and surf the internet can we do it
thanks for any help byron
The Answer is :
Netscape is largely irrelevent to this discussion -- it and various
other applications simply operate over an available IP transport.
You first need to determine the appropriate IP transport protocol
for connection into your ISP -- this means becoming familiar with
what schemes are offered by the ISP, and what schemes are supported
by your current environment.
Once you find a match, you then need to determine how to configure
the particular protocol. You will also need to determine if RAS
authentication or DHCP is required by your ISP as standard Compaq
OpenVMS products do not currently support RAS authentication nor a
For information on IP and PPP configurations, please see the information
in SYS$COMMON:[SYSHLP.EXAMPLES.PPPD...] and see the TCP/IP Services
Also see the discussions of WinGate and DHCP here in Ask The Wizard.
Be aware of the security implications, as an IP network connection is