commport boards and MNP/etc (was: Error-correcting modems & uucp

Norman Kohn nvk at ddsw1.MCS.COM
Fri Apr 13 10:05:50 AEST 1990

In article <1990Apr11.164509.4045 at ddsw1.MCS.COM> karl at mcs.MCS.COM (Karl Denninger) writes:
>One question:
>If you're using ISC, or AT&T, or ESIX Unix, there is NO IOCTL to turn on and
>off hardware flow control!
>That is, there is no way to command the board to enable it, unless the board
>vendor has inserted some hack (read: external command) to do so on a
>port-by-port or (much worse) board-by-board basis.

Digoboard does this via a "ditty" program, with syntax
resembling stty and options of (-)ctsflow and (-)rtsflow

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