Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Sat, 19 Jul 1997 10:38:50 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Howard Lew <hlew@www2.shoppersnet.com>
To:        Tim Ackermann <webmaster@tawd.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Help with install
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSF.3.91.970719103709.4206A-100000@www2.shoppersnet.com>
In-Reply-To: <33D0F654.4077@tawd.com>

Next in thread | Previous in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
On Sat, 19 Jul 1997, Tim Ackermann wrote:

> I've been trying for hours to get freebsd to recognize my modem.
> I have a SupraExpress 336.  It is currently set on (according to
> windows95) com3:IRQ5-3e8.  I don't have anything on com2 and my
> mouse(logitech cordless mouseman) is on com1.  
> 
> I look at the boot log and it says something to the affect of 
> sio2 not on 3e8...

Check your kernel configuration in /sys/i386/conf.  Com 3 is really 
sio2.  So do you see something like:
device          sio2    at isa? port "IO_COM3" tty irq 5 vector siointr


> 
> Then when I get to the part of the install where I have to connect to
> the ftp site, I do the following:
> alt-F3
> term
> (now when I type...I can't see anything happen)
> atdt4294339(I was told to type this...atdt(isp #))
> nothing happens
> So I type ~.
> close
> set dial 4294339
> dial
> dial attempt 1 of 1
> dial failed (it times out...and doesn't actually do anything)
> quit
> 
> Reboot and email you guys.
> I would really like to get this up and running.  My friend has linux on
> his box and I'm trying to get this working to compare the two systems.
> 
> Thanks
> Tim Ackermann
> webmaster
> tawd.com
> 




---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Shoppers Network (Support)      AMD K5/K6s, Cyrix 6x86, Intel Pentiums/Pro
Phone: (415) 759-8584           Email: howard@shoppersnet.com     
==============================> WWW - http://www.shoppersnet.com
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~




Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?Pine.BSF.3.91.970719103709.4206A-100000>