Re: Ifcico and modem on other machines

Denis Chapligin (
Mon, 16 Aug 1999 15:11:04 +0300


On Mon, Aug 16, 1999 at 03:05:12PM +0300, Jaak Pruulmann wrote:
> duh.
> On Mon, 16 Aug 1999, Denis Chapligin wrote:
> > /FIDO/ root dialout /usr/bin/telnet -8EL <machine with mailer> 60177
> hm. I don't think it's a good idea to run it under root - nobody should do
> as well..
Of cource it is not run as root, just example.
> > me, all is ok. But if there is mail for my system, i got "could not initiate receive" and
> > after some pause link is dropped. What can i do with it?
> I had similar problem with outgoing connections to one specific ip-node.
> The other node uses probably vmodem or smth and solution was to use -t 1
> option of ifcico.
Other side uses standard modem. Not TCP.
> Try connecting to port 60179 instead of 60177.. That should invoke
> receiving ifcico with -t1..
I tried this also. Didn't help. And i tried with iftelnetd, nothing.


Denis Chapligin