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Old 05-31-2003, 02:08 PM   #1
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modem problem


I have installed Redhat linux 8.0
every thing seems to be fine but the modem does'nt work.
I have connected the modem with com3 which would be ttys2
in Linux.
BUt in the advanced tab,in network setting windows, it shows that the modem port is modem0 and there is no other option in modem port.

Well anyone show me to setup modem in cosole. cause im relatively new to linux.and i mostly use GUI.

thanx
 
Old 05-31-2003, 02:28 PM   #2
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ln -s /dev/ttyS2 /dev/modem
or /dev/modem1

or rm /dev/modem0
ln -s /dev/ttyS2 /dev/modem0
 
Old 06-01-2003, 04:05 PM   #3
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when i do this and then try to connect to the net.
It says "sorry, modem is busy".

Is there anyway to find out that Linux have detected the modem and its working fine.

and now what to do.
 
  


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