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Re: [SLE] Dail-up Kppp and Kinternet
  • From: Chadley Wilson <chadley@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2005 16:44:39 +0200
  • Message-id: <200503311644.39865.chadley@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 31 March 2005 16:34, Ken Schneider wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-03-31 at 15:51 +0200, Chadley Wilson wrote:
> > Greetings,
> >
> > I have a problem with the farm telephone lines, when you lift the
> > receiver the there is a 4 to 5 second pause before you get a dial tone,
> >
> > The internet dailers don't wait long enough they just give a no dial tone
> > error,
> > If I disable detect dial tone then it dials before there is a dial tone
> >
> > Is there a way to make the dialer lift the handset and wait 5 secs before
> > dialing?
>
> Try adding ,'s (comma) before the number being dialed. This is supposed
> to be the pause character.
>
>
> --
> Ken Schneider
> UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

Thanks Ken and Carl
I will give it a try when I go out there tommorow
Chad





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