Subject: Re: 2 simple questions followup...
To: John Kohl <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/11/1994 08:31:01
> ??? I don't require any of that stuff.  I guess the stick in the mud
> must be getty.  I use FlexFAX to answer the phone for FAX or to exec a
> getty.  It sits on the line just fine, passively, and yields whenever I
> crank up UUCP or PPP or Kermit, all of which just create a lock file in
> the appropriate place.

mgetty works the other way around, but it works dito. No need for kernel
support; in- and outdials on the same modem work fine.


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CPU time on large, expensive computers.
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