Subject: Re: Recent serial problems
To: Michael L. VanLoon -- HeadCandy.com <michaelv@HeadCandy.com>
From: Phil Knaack <email@example.com>
Date: 04/08/1996 16:24:20
graphix (Kent) writes:
>> Has anyone else had recent problems related to serial devices and i386?
>>Specificly modems dropping characters. When using Kermit it connect to
>>my university's modem pool characters will randomly be lost and if I
>>press a key while there is incoming text all incoming text seems to get
Michael VanLoon writes:
>Forgive me if this seems obvious, but do you possibly have a getty
>running on that port?
As I just told Kent, the problem is with the com.c driver. I
hacked in an older com.c to the newer isa attach structure and it worked
The other differences between the old and new com.c are really
too numerous for the time I had to fix the problem in ..
Phillip F Knaack firstname.lastname@example.org
Database Programmer, NCREMP Student Development Group
ISU Extension Project Vincent, Iowa State University