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Old 03-14-2004, 02:33 PM   #1
cheesetastic
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adsl-setup for usb on verizon


i have no ethernet port on the comp im try to get the net on for slackware 9.1 and cant figure out a way to get it to connect through the usb port on my external modem i got from verizon. i checked the logs and all it had was verizon dsl help specified for ethernet port :/ any help would be appreciated
 
Old 03-14-2004, 02:45 PM   #2
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Have you tried
netconfig
as root?

RO
 
Old 03-14-2004, 02:51 PM   #3
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does nothing, i think it assumes theirs a eth# present, i have no ethernet connection
 
Old 03-14-2004, 04:40 PM   #4
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Sorry I can't help more, but I have zero experience with Slack. I don't know what tools to use, etc.

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Old 03-14-2004, 08:58 PM   #5
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its alright, thx for the atempt thou, ill ceep picking at it though, ill eventualy come up with some sort of solution and post it here since i saw no real documentation for the usb problem.
 
  


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