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Re: [SLUG] WAS Re: A modem question.


On Thu, 6 Sep 2001, Graeme Robinson wrote:

> Progress - I have been able to get the linmodem working! I used the module
> from http://www.linmodems.org/linux568.zip
> which installs it at ttyS14.
> Is there an easy way for me to use ttyS3 instead?
I don't recommend the following see the next solution for a better answer.

rm /dev/ttyS3
mknod /dev/ttyS3 c 4 78


or although if using redhat and modemtool won't let you select that high
up as a modem just link /dev/modem to /dev/ttyS14

ln -s /dev/ttyS14 /dev/modem

Jeffrey Borg