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Accounting system for Internet cafes

'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.



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Janet Casey

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19 September 2001

Leaders and contributors

James Cameron Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:quozl@us.netrek.org

Software prerequisites

Required to usePHP
Required to usea customized version of sac
Required to useApache


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