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Re: [efax-users] Auto answer
Richard Zidlicky wrote:
Thanks Richard. "fax:2345:respawn:/bin/sh /usr/bin/fax answer" did'nt
help any. What is "man inittab"? I am new to any form of Linux.
On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 12:19:11AM -0700, Bob Estes wrote:
I'm trying to set up efax in PCLinux to automatically answer an incoming
fax independently of who is logged on or even if no one is logged on. If
I understand the documentation correctly, adding the following line to
the /etc/inittab file should do that:
s1:45:respawn:/bin/sh /usr/bin/fax answer
:45: works for levels 4 and 5, 4 beeing undefined in many systems
and 5 X11/xdm. You want at least runlevel 3 in addition to that,
maybe even 2.
fax:2345:respawn:/bin/sh /usr/bin/fax answer
should be closer to what you need.
might help more.