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Old 09-17-2006, 12:50 AM   #1
richbroo
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Dial-Up Internet


I am running OpenSuse 10.1 and have a Agere LT WinModem 56K Modem, i am with Iprimus and linux is detecting the card and configering it but will not dial as the dialing program can not find it.
 
Old 09-17-2006, 05:02 AM   #2
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You need special drivers to get these to work. A quick Google search indicates that it is Lucent based. These modems can be very difficult to get working in Linux since they are dependant on software. To avoid a lot of pain as a newbie I would suggest buying a serial modem which work out of the box with Linux. They cost the same as winmodems and are quite cheap.
 
  


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