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Old 08-14-2003, 03:40 PM   #1
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Question BCM v.90 56k modem in Mandrake 9.1

i have recently installed mandrake linux 9.1, i also have windows installed. since i installed mandrake ive been trying to connect to the net... when i try to with drakconnect it just hangs when it says modem initializing. i have been all over the web trying to find information on my subject but it all turns up nothing. can someone please help?
Old 09-08-2003, 12:42 AM   #2
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I just installed RedHat 9. I have the same modem too, BCM v.90 56K. I don't know how to get RedHat to find and use the modem.

my distro has Kernal 2.4.20

WinME says my modem is on COM3 port

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Old 09-08-2003, 06:59 PM   #3
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Visit this link and let me know if it helped you

By the way i just succesfully installed my BCM V.90 56k modem in Mandrake linux 9.1...

Have fun

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