Subject: Re: NetBSD-1.1 ? what must be changes to do pppd at 28800
To: None <netbsd-bugs@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 05/23/1996 22:08:54
is@Beverly.Rhein.DE writes:

>Yes... thats what I'd think, too. However, a lot of modern modems simply
>can't talk at "intermediate" values to the DTE; at least not in commmand
>mode or in buffered mode. So you still have to use 38400.

Besides, you need a DTE rate of about 36000 bps for a 28800 bps
connection as RS232 adds the overhead of a start and a stop bit
to each byte.

                                Michael van Elst

                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."