This connection allows you use all popular Internet tools in your native workstation windowing system. You may also make use of services which require an abitrary connection, to your machine, from the Internet.
With PPP, you can use Internet "client" tools which operate in your native windowing environment and make use of your workstation's TCP/IP manager. There are many commercial, shareware and freeware programs available.
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