Dave,

The 2771 card is the one.  The telephone line is connected to an
internal V.90 56K Asynchronous MODEM.  This MODEM could be used for
normal asynchronous PPP connections, including customer dial-in.  It
could not be used for traditional AS/400 synchronous tasks.  The card
has a feature code of #9771 and a CCIN number (reported in hardware
resources) of 2771, so they are the same thing and refer to the entire
card and both ports.

To set up PPP connections you would use Operations Navigator to
configure the connection, referencing a hardware resource of CMN02.

Regards,
Andy Nolen-Parkhouse

> I am on a model 820 running v4r5. We have a 2771 card that I have been
> told has two communication lines possible. One is your "typical" modem
> cable that we attached to an external modem we use for external
customer
> dial in. The other is a telephone type of line coming from the same
card.
> I have been told this is a 9771. Is anyone familiar with this? From
what I
> can find out this is a line that we could connect to a WAN. Does
anyone
> know if I can use this as a separate phone line for external customers
to
> dial into, and if so, how, or what all can I do with this line?
>
> This is what my hardware communication resources looks like:
>  CMB01           284C  Operational           Combined function IOP
>    LIN01         2771  Operational           Comm Adapter
>      CMN01       2771  Operational           Comm Port
>      CMN02       2771  Operational           V.24 Port



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