Re: Windows 95 Autodialer

Jeff Gilchrist (jeffg@nbnet.nb.ca)
Thu, 10 Apr 1997 13:40:12 -0300


Icepick wrote:

> > I downloaded freeDUM and tried to set it up. It will dial-in and
> > connect fine on my system but it will not automatically hang up. It
> > looks
> > like the system 'tries' to hang up but the process seems to die. I take
> > it
> > this doesn't happen to you? Did you find any other problems with
> > freeDUM?
>
> I'm assuming that you setup a schedule. Make sure to check the "Disconect
> When Idle for X" box and put in a number of minutes. I have mine set to 2
> minutes.
>
> Nope, I haven't had any problems with it at all.

I was talking with the author of FreeDUM. I did have the app set
correctly but I am using the ISDN upgrade which has a new Network Dialup
system (same that comes with Win95 OSR2). The latest FreeDUM does not
know how to tell the new system to hang up. The author is aware of the
bug and is currently in the process of fixing it.

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