I have figured out that my modem is a conexant winmodem......I have heard their are ways to make these stupid modems work with linux, is this true? and how coul I do this?
Here are the stats I get about my modem useing the detector made by Conexant:
PCI CONFIGURATION INFORMATION READ:
vendor ID : 14F1
device ID : 1036
Subvendor ID : 13E0
Revision ID : 08
Vendor Name : Conexant
Device Name : HCF P85 DATA/FAX/REMOTETAM/SPEAKPHONE
Subvendor name : Unknown
Modem Type : HCF
Info From device Manager:
56k PCI Voice Modem SF-1156IV R9A Properties
Device Type: Modem
Info from device manager about the HCF part:
PCI Modem Enumerator
Device Type: HCFMODEM
That is all the information that I kn0ow how to get..... can anyone please tell me if I can get this modem to work under sUsE Linux 7.2 personnal??? If there is a special driver or something I need then would anyone please be kind enpough to tell me where to get it and instructions on how to install it???
(as u can tell from my name I am a MAJOR n00b to LINUX!!!! BUT I REALLY! REALLY WANNA MOVE AWAY FROM WINDOWZE!!!!!!!!!!...The first step in the process would be getting my modem to work under linux so that I wouldnt have to go pay 50$ that would take me half-a year atleest to earn(I am only 15...no jobs available =( so i cant get the 50$ or so for a linux compatable modem! )
I will be Checking back about every day on this forum please someone help!!!!