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SCO Unix Serial Communications and UUCP

This article is from a FAQ concerning SCO operating systems. While some of the information may be applicable to any OS, or any Unix or Linux OS, it may be specific to SCO Xenix, Open There is lots of Linux, Mac OS X and general Unix info elsewhere on this site: Search this site is the best way to find anything.

I've set the modem for 38400 in SCO Unix inittab, but stty shows it at some other speed

You have a line in /usr/lib/uucp/Devices that references that modem line at some other speed, and the getty program is looking at that. See /Unixart/hispeed.html for a more detailed explanation.


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