Subject: Re: alphastation serial @ 115200
To: Julian Assange <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/12/1999 12:05:26
On Mon, 13 Sep 1999 03:46:37 +1000 (EST)
email@example.com (Julian Assange) wrote:
> A modem, which works fine on another machine at 115k,
> refuses to come to ATtention at 115k, although it works
> fine at 56k on the alphastation. Characters are echoed
> fine, but presumably not at a speed close enough to 115k
> for the AT to be detected.
One of the big problems here is that the Alpha has exactly 1 device
interrupt level, and when you block e.g. network or scsi interrupts,
you block serial interrupts, too.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>