PPP WONT WORK! CANT INSTALL PACKAGES/PORTS
n_hibma at qubesoft.com
Fri Feb 16 17:13:57 GMT 2001
AT hayes in AT commands is
ATA answer phone (some beeps to answer the other modem)
ATE no echo
ATS without parameters is an invalid command
I bet that you could get away with
alone. Why that would be needed is not clear to me. If the modem answers
to AT it should understand Hayes.
On Wed, 14 Feb 2001, julian wrote:
> Hi there,
> my dialing sequence is as follows ...
> 1. run ppp in interactive mode with - ppp
> 2. go into terminal mode with - term
> 3. type AT (return) modem responds with OK
> 4. type AT hayes (return) modem responds by picking up the phone
> then starts to act as if a call was comming in (usual DIAL-IN noise)
> at this point i press return again to stop this action!
> 5. continue in normal way sending ATDT0845... (return) modem responds
> by picking up the line, dialing my ISP, i login and i'm connected!
> strange as it may seem but this is the procedure that i am forced to follow
> every time i connect to the internet! Stranger still, if i make even 1
> mistake in the 'term' sequence, i have to start again or my modem just
> here is a link to the page where i found the hayes info i have also seen a
> simular references in other documentations where with the command is sent
> with.... set modem hayes ...in ppp in interactive mode.
> 15.5.2. My stock Hayes modem is not supported, what can I do?
> any ideas let me know, also i'm running version 4.2-release from the stable
> branch, and i made the world last night! The chat script is phisicaly there,
> but when connection goes wrong i get the message 'chat script failed' but is
> is there and correct (template made from samples)
> Julian M
> Julian at intY.net
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Richard Smith" <rsmith at trltech.co.uk>
> To: "julian" <julian at inty.co.uk>
> Cc: <freebsd-users at uk.freebsd.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, February 13, 2001 9:57 AM
> Subject: Re: PPP WONT WORK! CANT INSTALL PACKAGES/PORTS
> > julian wrote:
> > >
> > > I think I have fount the cause of this problem now. While reading up on
> > > BSD web site I saw a command 'AT=hayes' that needs to be sent on certain
> > > modems. on trying this in a ppp (term) session, my modem opened a line
> > > (did not dial) and started to make sounds as if it were answering a
> call, of
> > > course this then failed.
> > >
> > > Then I tried to dial my ISP and it worked! it seems my modem will only
> > > allow me to dial after sending the command 'AT hayes' after the initial
> > > command and before 'ATDT....'
> > >
> > > Can you tell me any more about this command and where/how I can place it
> > > my dialing script, or what it actually does.
> > I think it's more likely that the modem is executing an ATA (go off-hook
> > and answer) command, from the `a' in your `hayes'.
> > Exactly what are you sending to your modem? and do you have a modem chat
> > log yet?
> > Richard.
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