Re: help getting pppd to use XON/XOFF flow control...?

TimO (hairballmt@mcn.net)
Sat, 25 Dec 1999 18:57:54 -0700


This may be too obvious but, have you configured the modem itself to do
xon/xoff flow control? On my modem (SupraExpress 336e) this is AT&K4.

Raymond Blum wrote:
>
> Hi
> I have a machine that has been running pppd to do IP Masquerading for
> my little network; everything was fine, then pppd starting complaining
[Snippage..]
> I read the HOWTO and man pages and figured that I could use pppd with
> XON/XOFF by using nocrtscts and xonxoff options. I also used stty to set
> -crtscts and ixon ixoff. No effect. I have "escape FF" and "asyncmap
> 20A0000" options specified.
>
> Can someone tell me what I am missing that is needed to get pppd to use
> software flow control?
>
> Thanks
> ---Raymond
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