pppoa - user-space PPPoA client.
pppd pty â€â€™pppoa [pppoa_options]â€â€™ [pppd_options] pppoa -A [pppoa_options]
pppoa is a user-space client for PPPoA (Point-to-Point Protocol over ATM) for Linux systems. pppoa works in concert with the pppd PPP daemon to provide a PPP connection over ATM, as is used by many ADSL service providers.
Cyril Martin. february 24, 2004 PPPOA(8)