Subject: Re: USB modem
To: None <>
From: Christoph Badura <>
List: current-users
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

	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)