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Re: [SLE] Faxing from 10.0
  • From: Mike McMullin <mwmcmlln@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 15 Apr 2006 13:40:33 -0400
  • Message-id: <1145122836.4102.2.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 2006-04-11 at 21:14 +0200, Carlos E. R. wrote:
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> The Monday 2006-04-10 at 09:37 -0500, S Glasoe wrote:
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> > > From my /etc/inittab
> > >
> > > # modem getty.
> > > mo:235:respawn:/usr/sbin/mgetty -s 38400 ttyS4
> > >
> > > # fax getty (hylafax)
> > > mo:35:respawn:/usr/lib/fax/faxgetty /dev/ttyS4
> >
> > Try commenting out the modem's line there and running with just the fax.
> > Haven't checked the documentation lately and its been awhile since I set
> > this up so I don't remember if this is an either/or situation. Modem or fax
> > but not both.
> >
> > I know that if just the fax getty is running it will work.
>
> I understand you may have both devices running, but only one handler. Ie,
> use a getty that diferentiates when the incoming call is a modem or a fax
> and that calls the appropiate program to handle it.
>
> Not sure how to do it, but I agree that he has to leave only the fax line
> in inittab.

I'll comment out the modem getty. However I'm not aware of how this
will allow me to fax as a client when the clients still report failure,
even though my cell phone records a connection. :(


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