Subject: Re: com problems with -current of October 4
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael C. Richardson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/28/1997 23:36:52
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>>>>> "Curt" == Curt Sampson <email@example.com> writes:
Curt> On Tue, 28 Oct 1997, Michael C. Richardson wrote:
>> I have an AST 4 port card with 16550s in a P133 (istari). Each
>> of the ports connects to the serial console of a different
>> machine. ... When it crashes, and winds up in ddb, *and*
>> istari has not got a kermit open on that port....
Curt> Give up on kermit and run rtty. You can get it from
A good idea... it was even on my todo list :-)
I got screen from pkgsrc (cool, it even installed texinfo for me...)
and that does the trick for now...
However, this doesn't deal the root cause: crashing when the are
characters in the input buffer and/or weird state on the control
lines. I will be upgraded to 1.3alpha soon, but I thought I'd raise
a flag anyway.
:!mcr!: | Network and security consulting/contract programming
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