Error-correcting modems & uucp

Larry Snyder larry at nstar.UUCP
Sun Apr 8 03:02:45 AEST 1990

> However, when I use the Telebit with non-PEP modems (v22bis, say)
> should I lock the interface at 19200 and use hardware flow control for
> the speed conversion, or should I let the port change speeds down to
> 2400 bps or whatever?

That is what we do on nstar.  With the port locked at 19200 and proper
flow control (hardware only) is is possible to get increased throughput
on MNP connections (like 280 cps using 2400 baud modems) and the remote
users will not have to use the control-D to find a correct gettydefs

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