efax question

efax question

Post by Bjoern Eino Romme » Wed, 23 Jul 1997 04:00:00



Hello!

I tried to send a fax overseas. It seems to work, but nevertheless gave
me an error message. I would like to fix it.
I use Casas' nice fax-script for his efax program.

First question: Does "Warning: timed out after waiting" means that efax
does not want to wait any more for the handshaking procedure after the
announcement (of a combined answering/fax machine)? How can I pass the
the option S7=120, which I found in the man page of efax, through the
fax-script?
Second question: What does FDT stand for? What means "Error: wrong
response after command:  +FDT"

thanks,
Bjoern

... snip ...
efax: 30:12 response "CONNECT"
... snip ...
efax: 30:32 waiting
efax: 30:47 Warning: timed out after waiting
efax: 30:47 sent 20+2156 lines, 29330+0 bytes, 35 s  6704 bps
efax: 30:47 TIFF directory at 8 with 18 tags, last image.
efax: 30:47 command  "+FDT"
efax: 30:50 .071 [<CR><LF>+FHS:00<CR><LF>]
efax: 30:50 .201 [<CR><LF>OK<CR><LF>]
efax: 30:50 response "OK"
efax: 30:50 Error: wrong response after command:  +FDT
efax: 30:50 command  "+FKS"
efax: 30:50 .211 [<CR><LF>OK<CR><LF>]
efax: 30:50 response "OK"
efax: 30:50 failed -> frage.txt.001
efax: 30:50 command  "Q0V1"
efax: 30:50 .451 [<CR><LF>OK<CR><LF>]
efax: 30:50 response "OK"
efax: 30:50 command  "Z"
efax: 30:50 .691 [<CR><LF>OK<CR><LF>]
efax: 30:50 response "OK"
efax: 30:50 read binary pid 1890 from /var/lock/LCK..cua1 (our pid)
efax: 30:50 removed lock file /var/lock/LCK..cua1
efax: 30:50 done, returning 3

 
 
 

1. fax or efax question concerning noise


When you say "the same machine" do you mean repetitive attempts to
dial *any* fax machine, or that this particular machine is giving you
trouble?

I've used efax many times with no failures, so it sounds like it's a
bad phone line, or a bad modem.

BTW, you might look at www.efax.com, which has nothing whatever to do
with the free program efax.
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