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Package: mgetty (1.2.1-1.1)

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Smart Modem getty replacement

Mgetty is a versatile program to handle all aspects of a modem under Unix.

The program 'mgetty' allows you to use a modem for handling external logins, receiving faxes and using the modem as a answering machine without interfering with outgoing calls.

This package includes basic modem data capabilities. Install mgetty-fax to get the additional functionality for fax. Install mgetty-voice to get the functionality to operate voice modems.

Mgetty is also configurable to select programs other than login for special connections (eg: uucico, fido or other programs) depending on the login userid. It also supports caller-id if the modem and phone line supply it, and can deny connections based on originating telephone number.

Tags: System Administration: Login, Hardware Enablement: Modem, User Interface: Command Line, Role: role::program, use::login

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 174.6 kB339.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 171.6 kB315.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 168.7 kB315.0 kB [list of files]
armel 164.9 kB292.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 165.2 kB268.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 168.6 kB301.0 kB [list of files]
i386 175.4 kB327.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 (unofficial port) 184.6 kB429.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 160.9 kB279.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 171.4 kB340.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 171.1 kB323.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 175.2 kB430.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 177.9 kB427.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 166.4 kB287.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 168.4 kB323.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 170.8 kB291.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 163.9 kB320.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 169.8 kB304.0 kB [list of files]