Bug 8115 - Serial Ports not left as found.
Serial Ports not left as found.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 7852
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kudzu (Show other bugs)
6.1
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2000-01-02 14:22 EST by Neil Darlow
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:11 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-01-18 12:03:12 EST
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Description Neil Darlow 2000-01-02 14:22:37 EST
The Serial Port probe prevents attached modems going off-hook at first
attempt.

This problem was noticed with diald where the first connect attempt after
boot would consistently fail. Subsequent connect attempts were ok.

The solution I adopted was to add the -s option to the kudzu commandline
in /etc/rc.d/init.d/kudzu.

Perhaps more work needs to be done to ensure that the UART is left in the
same state after the probe as it was before.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2000-01-03 11:22:59 EST
Are you using the updated pppd & initscripts? There
was a double-dial problem with those...
Comment 2 Neil Darlow 2000-01-04 05:03:59 EST
The packages in use are:

  initscripts-4.70-1
  ppp-2.3.10-3

I check for updates weekly and install as appropriate.
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2000-01-04 14:42:59 EST
What sorts of modems?
Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2000-01-04 14:43:59 EST
(and what are they detected as, if anything, in /etc/sysconfig/hwconf?)
Comment 5 Neil Darlow 2000-01-05 02:38:59 EST
Modular Technology SuperHighway 56 External modem.
Rockwell-based V.90/K56Flex auto-sensing:

ATI0: 56000
ATI1: 060
ATI2:
ATI3: V1.200-K56_DLS
ATI4: K56flex data+fax+voice modem version 2.00 (R1.200)+c  10/Dec/97
ATI5: 016
ATI6: RCV56DPF L8570A Rev 45.0/45.0
ATI7: 000

/etc/sysconfig/hwconf:
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class: OTHER
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "Intel Corporation|430TX - 82439TX MTXC"
vendorId: 8086
deviceId: 7100
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class: OTHER
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "Intel Corporation|82371AB PIIX4 ISA"
vendorId: 8086
deviceId: 7110
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class: OTHER
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "Intel Corporation|82371AB PIIX4 IDE"
vendorId: 8086
deviceId: 7111
-
class: OTHER
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "Intel Corporation|82371AB PIIX4 USB"
vendorId: 8086
deviceId: 7112
-
class: OTHER
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "Intel Corporation|82371AB PIIX4 ACPI"
vendorId: 8086
deviceId: 7113
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class: OTHER
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "Brooktree Corporation|Bt848 TV with DMA push"
vendorId: 109e
deviceId: 0350
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class: NETWORK
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: ne2k-pci
desc: "Realtek|8029"
vendorId: 10ec
deviceId: 8029
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class: VIDEO
bus: PCI
detached: 0
driver: Card:S3 ViRGE (generic)
desc: "S3 Inc.|ViRGE/DX or /GX"
vendorId: 5333
deviceId: 8a01
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class: MOUSE
bus: PSAUX
detached: 0
device: psaux
driver: ignore
desc: "Generic PS/2 Mouse"
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class: CDROM
bus: IDE
detached: 0
device: hdb
driver: ignore
desc: "CRD-8240B"
-
class: CDROM
bus: SCSI
detached: 0
device: scd0
driver: ignore
desc: "   lg CD-ROM CRD-8240B"
host: 0
id: 0
channel: 0
lun: 0
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class: HD
bus: IDE
detached: 0
device: hda
driver: ignore
desc: "SAMSUNG VG34323A (4.32GB)"
physical: 14896/9/63
logical: 14896/9/63
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class: HD
bus: IDE
detached: 0
device: hdc
driver: ignore
desc: "SAMSUNG VG34323A (4.32GB)"
physical: 14896/9/63
logical: 14896/9/63
Comment 6 Bill Nottingham 2000-01-18 12:03:59 EST
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 7852 ***

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