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Re: [hylafax-users] comment of faxgetty

>>>>> On Thu, 10 Aug 2000, "Victor" == Victor M. Moreno wrote:

  Victor> Hello,
  Victor> I have redhat6.2 , hylafax-4.1beta2-5rh6.i386.rpm and libtiff3.5.5.
  Victor> I have been using with success hylafax for many weeks.

  Victor> In fact I have been only using for outbound faxes.  I do not want
  Victor> that when someone call my telephone lines the hylafax faxgetty start.

  Victor> For so I decided to comment out the: t2:23:respawn:/usr/sbin/faxgetty
  Victor> ttyS1 line in /etc/inittab

  Victor> After reboting, if I type the faxstat command I get:
  Victor> HylaFAX scheduler on broadlab: Running
  Victor> Modem ttyS1 (951010586): Listening to rings from modem

  Victor> But the main problem is that faxes are not sent any more, in fact
  Victor> they are accepted because they are as usuall in the /sendq folder.

  Victor> What could be wrong?

You have not configured your server for outbound service. There are two ways to do this:

	1. run faxgetty
	2. setup a modem for outbound service using the 'faxmodem' command

Until you tell HylaFAX to use a modem, it will not send.


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