1 - Installing Wicd (to switch off the wired connection)
Mr. Patrick Wolkerding wrote:
After installing this package, make sure the /etc/rc.d/rc.wicd
script is executable; if necessary, do:
chmod +x /etc/rc.d/rc.wicd
Results have varied, but you will probably need/want to remove
any references to interfaces from /etc/rc.d/rc.inet1.conf - in
other words, make that file look as if netconfig has never been
When you start X, you should see a wicd icon in the system tray;
click on it to open the gui interface and configure as desired.
Your user account will need to be a member of the 'netdev' group
in order to use wicd.
Note that urwid will need to be installed if you want to use the
Also, if you don't have kde installed, you won't have a graphical
sudo client available; you might wish to consider ktsuss from
2 - Create file # nano /etc/udev/rules.d/20-hsdpa.rules
--default-vendor 0x12d1 --default-product 0x1c0b --message-content
3 - Downloading the script Sakis3g (Binary free version) http://www.sakis3g.org/
4 - Configuring the connection (when asking for username and password write "admin")
You can put the script everywhere you want, but to do something "clean" I suggest to put it in /opt or even inside a directory where you can add the icon for the launcher and a file reminding you the command to start Sakis3g.
The generic command is: ./sakis3g --interactive
Mine is: /opt/Sakis/sakis3g --interactive (footpath=/opt/Sakis).
I am very happy