This document contains a great deal of information - and with each version it grows!
As a consequence, this section aims to provide a concise overview of the actions you will need to take to get your Linux system connected as a client to a PPP server.
If your Linux distribution does not include the PPP software, you will need to obtain this from the Linux PPP daemon.
Select the latest possible version(2.4.0 at the time of this writing.)
The PPP package contains instructions on how to compile and install the software so this HOWTO does not!