probemodem - check modem and report the result of certain commands
/usr/sbin/probemodem [-f] [-c AT_COMMAND] [-s SPEED] [ttyname]
script checks a modem attached to a serial line and
reports the results of certain commands.
argument is the name of the tty port that the modem is
This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but may be
used by others), because the original program does not have a manual page.
- Do not use the command fuser in order to check if other
processes are using the tty ttyname and kill them
- -c AT_COMMAND
- Specify a string to be sent to the modem instead of
- -s speed
- Set the speed to use for the ttyname port
This manual page was written by Dermot Bradley <email@example.com>, and
modified by Giuseppe Sacco <firstname.lastname@example.org> for the Debian