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Old 02-25-2002, 03:36 PM   #1
dc406
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Question driver installation ml 8.1


I downloaded a modem driver for linux for my Conexant Soft56K PCI modem but it doesnt give a real clear explanation on how to correctly install it. I'm using the .rpm file and ML 8.1
 
Old 02-25-2002, 07:32 PM   #2
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For rpms open Xterm (console) type
su
enter password for root press return (enter key), and type
rpm -ihv /path/to/downloded/package.rpm
it will install rpm on the system and if everything looks ok, it will install the driver.
 
  


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