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puru 06-18-2013 01:38 AM

How to connect using chestnut-dialer
I'm trying to connect to the internet using vodafone datacard (dongle) on vector linux 7 (standard). WICD does not help to connect 3G datacards. Can anyone walk-through how to connect using chestnut-dialer? Or is there any other way to connect? Thanks for the help in advance.

cwizardone 06-18-2013 11:31 AM


puru 06-19-2013 08:14 AM

The default on VL7 is WICD. WICD doesnot help when using 3G datacard (dongle) There is no gnome network manager.

cwizardone 06-19-2013 09:02 AM

Ah, so. As this is a Slackware forum I looked right pass you are using Vector Linux.

A couple of years ago when I was traveling more I used Chestnut Dialer to connect to the 'Net via my cellphone. Worked like a charm.

Perhaps you can find the information you will need in one of these threads:

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