Subject: Re: USB modem
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christoph Badura <email@example.com>
Date: 08/17/1999 18:33:12
Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> Hmm, good question. I'd be happy to rename it, but in some sense
> it's not really a "tty" since it has no way to connect a terminal.
Neither does a pseudo terminal. And the old modem banks with the
separate dialer device fell into this category too, I guess.
However, to the system it presents itself as a tty.
Christoph Badura www.netbsd.org
Anything that can be done in O(N) can be done in O(N^2).
-- Ralf Schuettau (after looking at a particular piece of code)