Re: web forms killing ppp!
> Occasionally when I fill out a form on a web page it will kill my ppp
> connection.(The ppp connection is over a modem.) Usually short forms,
> only a few fields, work fine but the problem seems to happen on forms
> with a large number of fields. When I submit a form the modem does not
> drop carrier but the ppp link dies. I can't ping or do anything over
> the link.
Do you do anything else involving transfers of large amounts of data
TO the Internet? Like uploading a file to an FTP server?
Also, what brand and model of modem do you have? What kind of
equipment does your ISP use?
FWIW, I seem to be having a problem like this with my USR Sportster
Voice 56K. It only happens irregularly though.
Carey Evans http://home.clear.net.nz/pages/c.evans/
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