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Old 05-31-2007, 08:43 PM   #1
morpheas
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Question sagem fast 800 E4 + debian


hello to the community,

i have a problem installing sagem fast 800 E4 with debian. Actually i found the driver from ueagle but it is only for kernel 2.6.17-10-11 but i have 2.6.18-4-686. does anybody have the firmware for my kernel version or any work around?

thanks in advance for all your help.

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Old 06-01-2007, 08:59 AM   #2
dgard
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Maybe you are confusing firmware with drivers.
A driver is code that the computer needs to run to talk to a device.
Firmware, on the other hand is data that the computer needs to pass to the device. Sometimes it is code because the device has a CPU, but from the PC point of view is just data.
The point is that you don't need a different version of the firmware.
Now, your question:
if you need help configuring your sagem modem, there's a wiki in the ueagle page. If you cannot help yourself this way, your best option is to post a question in the mailing list (you will find how in the wiki).
 
Old 06-01-2007, 01:30 PM   #3
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thx for the response dgard. i'll check it out. u r right i'm kinda confused in this one but anyway...
 
Old 06-02-2007, 03:45 PM   #4
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Hello,

Please see if this links can help you.

--> http://www.bxlug.be/articles/175
--> http://www.guiaubuntupt.org/wiki/ind...agem_F%40st800


Best Regards

Marco Oliveira
 
  


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