Modem compatibility problems in Flex 56

Adrian Winnard (
Sun, 29 Jun 1997 00:39:55 +0100

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>First of all, make sure that your modem settings are limited to 57,600.
>Faster speeds will cause connection problems.

My port speed runs faster than that even using a 28k modem. I often see
speeds reported by FreePPP on my Mac in excess of 70,000 and on some
occasions even 100,000 whilst using CU-SeeMe. Is there a special reason why
the X2 modems require this restriction?