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Re: [efax-users] Configuring efax to ring n times before giving up


This part of a fax call is handled by the modem.  I don't know of
any way to program a modem to wait for N rings when originating a

However, you can achieve approximately the same effect by
changing the setting of the modem's carrier-detect timeout
register (S7).  By default this is set to 120 seconds in the efax
default modem initialization string (see the INIT variable in the
fax script).

Ed Casas  edc@xxxxxxx   http://www.cce.com

>Is it possible to configure efax to ring a number n times before giving
>up and reporting "No answer"?
>If so, how might one go about doing this?
>Thanks in advance,