Subject: Re: ppp & local, was new ftp
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: David A. Gatwood <>
List: port-mac68k
Date: 06/26/1997 16:19:11
On Thu, 26 Jun 1997, Bill Studenmund wrote:

> > I just had the first opportunity to use NetBSD-mac68k with my modem
> > (thanks for the tip on local intead of clocal, it works like a charm).
> I'm glad it's working for you. We probably should add something to the
> FAQ.
> Though if this is the problem, another way to fix it is to hack on the
> modem strings & get the modem to assert DCD when carrier's there. That's
> what pppd is looking for.

What's odd is that MkLinux worked using the exact same ppp config files,
w/o needing the local option.  Might be that MkLinux doesn't handle the
handshaking lines that well....  :-)

> The new ftp is pretty cool, isn't it? I really like it.

Yeah.  Can't wait to try a linux port.


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