Sportster Problems

Sportster Problems

Post by Jamie Sike » Fri, 27 Mar 1998 04:00:00




> I'm having a problem getting a high speed connection to my ISP
> (Sprynet), if I use ATZ init string in the scripts I get a connection
> speed of 9600 bbd, and can keep the connection going through pppd. But
> when I use one of the default modem settings (ie)AT&F0 or AT&F1 I get
> the hi speed, but the modem hangs up after one minuet. Is there something
> that I have done wrong.

I've got an external Sportster 28.8 and also connect at 26K like you did.

For what it's worth, here's a few pieces of my custom "online" program:

setserial /dev/cua2 uart 16550a port 0x3E8 irq 9 baud_base 115200 spd_hi       ## 57.6 Kb
================
ABORT           BUSY
ABORT           'NO CARRIER'
ABORT           ERROR
ABORT           'NO DIAL TONE'
ABORT           'NO ANSWER'
''                  AT&F1S56.7=1DT$PHONE
CONNECT         ''
======================
            exec /usr/sbin/pppd /dev/cua2 38400 \
                asyncmap 0 \
                connect "chat -v -f $CHAT" \
        modem \
                mru 1576 \
                lock \
                crtscts \
                defaultroute \
                -bsdcomp\
                -detach&
========================
I doubt if YOU need that S56.7=1 thing, but it might be worth a try.
I tried a zillion things until I found that magic bullet for my modem.
Line-dropping problems have many sources.  Bad "AT" settings (I've seen it).
Bad phone lines (I think I've seen it).  Bad "chemistry" between
ISP's modem and user's modem.

 
 
 

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