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Re: Speak line commands stopping speech at punctuation marks

That explains it-- the agetty was probably swallowing bytes
the bns server was waiting for.
Jim O'Sullivan writes:
 > Hopefully I have solved this problem now.
 > I had 'agetty' running on the serial port to which the Braille 'n
 > Speak was connected so that I could use it as a terminal.  I removed
 > this and it seemed to fix the problem.  Although, I was still getting
 > some garbage spoken so I did a warm reset on the bns and, so far,
 > everything is fine.  I have been reading through the emacspeak info
 > pages with no problems.
 > For the record, the steps I took were:
 > 1  Comment out the 'agetty' line in my /etc/inittab file so it reads
 > #s2:12345:respawn:/usr/local/bin/agetty -L -h 9600 ttyS1 vt100
 > 2  rebooting my system.
 > Note:  I think using 'init q' will do rather than rebooting.
 > I also performed a warm reset on the bns by holding down all 7 keys
 > when the unit is powered on.
 > Once again I am a happy camper!
 > Jim
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