I have a problem with my USR Sportster Voice 33.6. I bought it some month
ago for my Linux box to transfer news and e-mail with uucp. My computer is
a 486 DX2/66 with 16 MB RAM and two 16550 UART controller.
When I try to connect to my UUCP site (uucico -S <system>) then the modems
exchange their carrier signals and the following problems appear:
Sometimes the modem hangs up. (in the moment when the connect message
Sometimes the modem connects but there is no data-transfer
Sometimes it works!
I tried everything to solve the problem (changed the complete hardware
too), used other initstrings.... and another modem:
the us robotics sportster 28.8 !!!!!!!!!!! it worked! there was no
So I sent my 33.6 Modem to the US Robotics Support. The told me, that the
modem is ok!
Please help me!
If there are any other users with the same problems please e-mail me.