Re: ppp

kingsley (
Sat, 28 Sep 1996 13:52:30 -0000 (GMT)

On 26-Sep-96 "Andrew E. Mileski" wrote:
>>> Maybe I'm grasping for straw here, is there _anybody_ out there that can
>> give me a definitive answer as to why ppp performance degrades steadily?
>Sounds like the USR "spiraling death syndrome", but of course you
>need to be using a particular model of USR modem.

I have a similar problem using slip on a USR Sportster Vi, and after a while the
line drops altogether. On each successive connect, the period of time before the
line drops gets shorter and shorter. It's driving me up the wall.

What exactly is "USR spriraling death syndrome"?

E-Mail: kingsley <>
Date: 09/28/96
Time: 13:52:36