[Resolved - Again] Re: [Ping sktsee] Re: Agere WinModem 56k on Thinkpad - Working!

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Thu Jul 14 23:37:39 UTC 2011

On 07/14/2011 04:10 PM, NoOp wrote:
> On 07/14/2011 12:17 PM, sktsee wrote:
> ...
>> By the time it starts everything that martian_modem requires to work 
>> should already be running, so the Required/Should values are left blank.
>> Lastly, since you're having to restart the daemon in order to use efax, 
>> there could be an issue with efax trying to lock /dev/ttySM0 but can't. 
>> Check /var/lock and see if wvdial/gnome-ppp left a stale lock when it 
>> closed.
> I wonder if the issue is:
> $ sudo /etc/init.d/martian status
> martian_modem (PID 2818) is running...
> $ sudo /etc/init.d/martian-modem status
> martian-modem is RUNNING using process id 2143.
> martian_modem is running and martian-modem is running. Should they both
> be running at the same time?

Got it sorted out. Renamed /etc/init.d/martian-modem to
martian-modem_back, rebooted and all is working now. Apparently that was
conflicting with /etc/init.d/martian.

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