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Re: modem appears wedged

I only had this problem when I changed modems (was using one modem, and
then put in another) without doing any faxsetup or faxaddmodem work.  I
ended up uninstalling the RPM and then reinstalling it... which worked.
The firmware *was* different on the modems, although the make and speed
were the same.  You may want to look into the HylaFAX AT settings for your

I will say this, though... there has been no end to the debate on this list
about the usefulness of USR/3Com modems with HylaFAX.

Lee Howard

At 08:58 AM 6/1/00 -0400, jim neff wrote:
>I am having some difficulty in installing Hylafax.
>I am using Hylafax 4.0pl2, on a Pentium 133 running Red Hat6.1, with a
>single USR 56K Faxmodem
>After about 5 minutes I will get mail in my root account that says something
>to the effect that Hylafax thinks that there is a problem with the device
>/dev/ttyS0.  The device appears wedged.

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