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

Raymond Blum (
Sun, 26 Dec 1999 01:31:11 -0500

Not too obvious, but I should have specified that I did.

TimO wrote:
> 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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