Section 4 : Troubleshooting

Q432: Communication between WinFlex and HylaFAX

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Communication between WinFlex and HylaFAX

Date: Fri, 13 Sep 1996 16:00:28 -0700 (PDT)
From: Troy Morrison <>
Subject: Re: hylafax + win95

On Fri, 13 Sep 1996, Bas Leeflang wrote:

> 3./	What worries me is that the communication between winflex
> and hylafax does not seem to be optimal. At least in my case:
> When asking for the status e.g. I get sommething like:
> ERROR: Unable to find service name "fax": WSANO_DATA: No host data record of requested type
> WARNING: Connect("", "fax") failed.

You need to add a line to your \SERVICES file like:

fax                4557/tcp

And that will get rid of the error message.  I had the same problem.


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