lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1999]   [Jan]   [31]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: 2.2.1: Serial/modem problems at high speeds
From
Date

Ok, so I looked at some other messages on the list, and found the
answer:

---> esd (the esound server) was running.
Kill esd, and no problems!

(Seems to be smaller problem under 2.0.34, though)

I guess the esd people has to do something about it. I suppose there
must be a better way to lock the sound device, if that was the purpose...


Mikael Nilsson <m94mni@student.tdb.uu.se> writes:

> Hi there!
>
> I just installed the 2.2.1 kernel, and have everything working great
> except my PPP connection to my ISP over my 33600 modem.
>
> After some experimenting, it seems like it works at low speeds (giving pppd
> the speed 19200 works) but at higher speeds I get bad fcs (bad
> frames), and most of the time fail to connect (or link is terribly
> slow and instable). I want 115200, of course.
>
> I'm using pppd-2.3.5, and everything works when I reboot to
> my old 2.0.34 kernel, so the problem seems to be in the 2.2.1 kernel.
>
> I don't have a clue, does anyone else?
>
> I could give you logs if anyone is interested...
>
> Thanks in advance,
>
> Mikael Nilsson <m94mni@student.tdb.uu.se>

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:50    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans