Provided by: bpalogin_2.0.2-6ubuntu1_i386
bpalogin - login client for the Telstra Bigpond Cable Network
bpalogin -c conffile -D
This manual page documents briefly the bpalogin command. It was
written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original
program does not have a manual page.
bpalogin is an open source login client for the Telstra Bigpond Cable
Network in Australia. It is neither written nor supported by Telstra or
Bigpond. It is both simple to use and stable. Unlike the standard
client it does not crash, reconnects when there is a network problem,
is available for most operating systems, can run as a service on
WinNT/2k/xp and comes with source.
A summary of options is included below
Specifies the location of the configuration file (usually
/etc/bpalogin.conf). This file contains the password and should
therefore not be world readable.
-D Do not fork.
Shane Hyde (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Now maintained by William Rose <email@example.com>
This manual page was written by Sam Johnston <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for the
Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others)
June 29, 2001 BPALOGIN(8)