man xl2tpd Command

Man page for apt-get xl2tpd Command

Man Page for xl2tpd in Linux

Ubuntu Man Command : man xl2tpd

Man Xl2tpd  Command

This tutorial shows the man page for man xl2tpd in linux.

Open terminal with 'su' access and type the command as shown below:
man xl2tpd

Result of the Command Execution shown below:

xl2tpd(8)                                                                                                                                       xl2tpd(8)



NAME
xl2tpd Layer 2 Tunnelling Protocol Daemon

DESCRIPTION
A Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol VPN client/daemon for Linux and other POSIX based OSs. Based off of L2TPd 0.61 from
http://www.marko.net/l2tp and patches collected by Jacco de Leeuw at
http://www.jacco2.dds.nl/networking/openswan l2tp.html

Currently maintained by Xelerance
http://www.xelerance.com/software/xl2tpd/

xl2tpd implements the Layer 2 Tunnelling Protocol, defined by RFC 2661.


OPTIONS
D This option prevents xl2tpd from detaching from the terminal and daemonizing.


c
Tells xl2tpd to use an alternate config file. Default is /etc/xl2tpd/xl2tpd.conf. Fallback configuration file is /etc/l2tpd/l2tpd.conf


s
Tells xl2tpd to use an alternate "secrets" file. Default is /etc/xl2tpd/l2tp secrets


p
Tells xl2tpd to use an alternate pid file. Default is /var/run/xl2tpd/xl2tpd.pid


C
Tells xl2tpd to use an alternate control file. Default is /var/run/xl2tpd/l2tp control



FILES
/etc/xl2tpd/xl2tpd.conf /etc/xl2tpd/l2tp secrets /var/run/l2tp control

BUGS
Please address bugs and comment to xl2tpd dev@xelerance.com

SEE ALSO
xl2tpd.conf(5)

AUTHORS
Forked from l2tpd by Xelerance (http://www.xelerance.com/software/xl2tpd/

Michael Richardson Paul Wouters

Many thanks to Jacco de Leeuw for maintaining l2tpd.


Previous development was hosted at sourceforge (http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/l2tpd) by:

Scott Balmos
David Stipp
Jeff McAdams


Based off of l2tpd version 0.60
Copyright (C)1998 Adtran, Inc.
Mark Spencer



Jeff McAdams xl2tpd(8)


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