PPP Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP), March 1998
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 3748
- Updated by:
- RFC 2484
- L. Blunk
- pppext (int)
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The Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) provides a standard method for transporting multi-protocol datagrams over point-to-point links. PPP also defines an extensible Link Control Protocol, which allows negotiation of an Authentication Protocol for authenticating its peer before allowing Network Layer protocols to transmit over the link. This document defines the PPP Extensible Authentication Protocol. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.