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Old 08-28-2005, 05:50 AM   #1
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ADSL Modem Driver for Prolink Hurricance 8000


I have a Prolink Hurricance 8000 ADSL Modem. It comes with the driver for MS Windows. As I am new to Linux, I plan to install Linux (ubuntu) into my PC. However I don't have the necessary driver to utilise this modem.

Can anyone advise where I may be able to locate the driver software?

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Old 08-28-2005, 06:03 AM   #2
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This modem is not officially supported.
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from: http://www.fida.com/faqs/fh8k.htm:
17. Can I use Hurricane 8000 Modem on Linux Operating System?
No, currently Hurricane 8000 Modem does not support Linux.
Check that i dosn't work out of the box - plug it in and try configuring it normally. (USB support is getting real good - if the modem is very standards complient it may just work.)

However, I seem to have found a linux driver at Open Drivers... download here.

Last edited by Simon Bridge; 08-28-2005 at 06:05 AM.
 
  


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