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Re: [SLE] Faxing from 10.0
  • From: Mike McMullin <mwmcmlln@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 08 Apr 2006 00:41:10 -0400
  • Message-id: <1144471271.16577.10.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 2006-04-07 at 09:31 -0500, S Glasoe wrote:
> On Friday 07 April 2006 12:06 am, Mike McMullin wrote:
> > On Thu, 2006-04-06 at 18:20 -0700, Joseph Loo wrote:
> > > Mike McMullin wrote:
> > > > I've been trying to set up faxing under 10.0. I've added a modem
> > > > using hylafax's modemadd, specifying ttyS4 as the correct modem
> > > > device. I did a test run using jhylafax and it connected to my cell
> > > > phone properly.
> > > > After a system reboot neither jhylafax not susefax (which errors in
> > > > java) can find the modem. KDEPrintFax errors with:
> > > >
> > > > Sending to fax using: /usr/bin/capisuitefax -d '***1928'
> > > > '/opt/fax/Mike/fax'
> > > > can't write to queue dir
> > > >
> > > > (Note first three digits of phone are grunged be me for this
> > > > message.)
> > > >
> > > > /opt/fax/Mike has attributes of 777 as does the intended fax
> > > > file /opt/fax/Mike/fax.
> > > >
> > > > Also is there a way once I get this sorted out to just print to teh
> > > > fax-modem using cups?
> > > >
> > > > Mike
> > >
> > > Did you restart the hylafax daemon? I do not believe the hylafax daemon
> > > is setup to start automatically.
> >
> > Daemon is running (levels 3 and 5) but not modem action.
> >
> > jhylafax is still not doing anything, susefax is not working, and
> > kdeprintfax gives the same error as reported above.
>
> Do you have Hylafax's settings in /etc/inittab correct and running?

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


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