Does UMODEM work on local connections?
ostroff at Oswego.EDU
Wed Apr 10 02:16:37 AEST 1991
In article <1991Apr8.221615.1195 at cbnewsj.att.com> kal at cbnewsj.att.com (kevin.lyons) writes:
>cases I use the vt100 terminal emulator and call umodem with
>the shift-Cmd keys.
>I start umodem on the 3b1, then I start xmodem on the other
>computer ... then I wait. Eventually they time out and
>blame each other.
I don't use the emulator, but I use a Mac running various telcom programs
as a terminal at 9600 baud and it works great for me. I just use
umodem -st filename or umodem -sb filename (for binary files)
and then hit "receive file" on the mac and away it goes. The only problem
I've noticed is that there are often a bunch of NULLs appended to the end
of the file, as though the two programs couldn't agree on where the file
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