To enable an AppleTalk Remote Access (ARA) client to request a callback, use the arap callback command in global configuration mode. To disable callback requests, use the no form of this command.

arap callback

no arap callback

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or keywords.

Command Default

Callback requests are not accepted on lines configured for ARA.

Command Modes

Global configuration

Command History

Release Modification
11.1 This command was introduced.

Usage Guidelines

This command enables the router to accept callback requests from ARA clients. You first have to enable AppleTalk routing on the router and then enable automatic ARA startup on the line. You can use this command with either local username authentication or TACACS+ authentication.


The following example accepts a callback request from an ARA client:

arap callback

Related Commands

Command Description
arap callback Enables an ARA client to request a callback from an ARA client.
autoselect Configures a line to start an ARA, PPP, or SLIP session.
ppp bap call Sets PPP BACP call parameters.
ppp callback (DDR) Enables a dialer interface that is not a DTR interface to function either as a callback client that requests callback or as a callback server that accepts callback requests.
server (RLM) Enables the Cisco IOS software to call back clients that request a callback from the EXEC level.
virtual-profile aaa Enables virtual profiles by AAA configuration.

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