Xon/Xoff in a telnet session

Ian Collins ianc@kiwiplan.co.nz
Mon Dec 14 19:18:00 GMT 1998

I have inetd setup on a b20.1 server.
I am having a problem with xon/xoff flow control if I telnet to the server
using, for example, the windows telnet program (it seems to run OK if I
telnet using the inetutils telnet program from a bash session, but not from
anything else).

I can control-S OK, but the session just hangs, and won't let me Control-Q.
My only recourse is to close the window.

Any ideas? Is it a conflict with bash interrupting the Control-S (so as to

Ian Collins.

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