Subject: Re: PPP and flow control
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Mike Long <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/19/1996 10:09:37
I wrote:

>I'm still having problems sending data over my PPP link.  I can
>receive data or send *small* amounts of data without difficulty
>(e.g. sup works); but any attempt to send a chunk of data over a
>certain limit fails.  The only possible explanation I think likely is
>that flow control is broken.  I am running an i386 -current system; my
>PPP link runs on my 14.4kbps modem.

Some more details:

1) Yes, the crtscts bit is set on the tty. :-)
2) It's not a PPP-specific problem because Kermit uploads under NetBSD
   also fail.
3) It is a NetBSD-specific problem because Kermit uploads under DOS
   *do* work.
Mike Long <> 
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