wayward4now at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 01:50:07 UTC 2010
On Tue, 2010-10-12 at 20:16 -0500, Linda wrote:
> I have a modem set up I use at work where I dial in so I can fix things
> on the network from home. All machines have 8.04.4 LTS, the dialing
> machine uses kermit and the answering machine uses mgetty. The last few
> weeks I have been having trouble with incredibly slow file transfer
> speeds. If I have them shut off the modem and turn it back on the
> transfer speed is back to normal. We changed to a new fax machine which
> shares the line during the same time period.
> My thoughts are if the new fax were causing the problem, shutting off
> the modem and turning it back on should not change the situation. Yet
> the timing leaves me wondering.
> So do you think the external modem I am calling into is dying or should
> I be looking into other possibilities?
This fax has it's own phoneline connection, right?
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"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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