Getting a computer dial in to the internet after a phone call

Joern Abatz mail at
Mon Nov 18 04:37:02 PST 2002

On 2002.11.18 10:49 Daniel Brewer wrote:
> One of the problems is that my machine at work does not have a modem 
> and so can only connect to the internet through the network not the 
> phoneline.  Maybe what I should have asked is, is there any software 
> which deals with voice calls and when a certain code is entered on
> the phone it will set off a script that will connect it to the
> internet after the voice call is ended.

vgetty in the mgetty package can recognize DMTF tones and can also start
other programs

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