Subject: Re: poor man's demand-dial
To: Roland McGrath <>
From: Michael L. VanLoon -- <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/21/1995 10:08:00
>I applied those patches to my -current sources and installed the new
>pppd and chat.  It did not seem to help.  It is still reliably the
>case that when the modem drops, pppd fails to notice and die as it should.

Are you sure it's not a hardware problem?  Maybe an incorrect/incomplete
cable?  Maybe your modem isn't set up correctly to hang up when it
receives a DTR transition?

  Michael L. VanLoon                       
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