'ppa' is a per-user prepaid account balance for Internet cafes, public Internet centers, shell accounts, or dial-up hosts. It tracks connect time, payments, and miscellaneous charges. It uses operating system accounting files (wtmp) to debit accounts, gives up-to-the-minute account balances on a per-user Web page, and accepts payments and charges from an administrator. Connect time information and charges are created automatically; other entries are done manually. Information is stored in a plain text database; no database package is required.
released on 19 September 2001
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||19 September 2001|
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|Required to use||a customized version of sac|
|Required to use||Apache|
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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 May 2002.
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