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Old 10-22-2005, 08:59 AM   #1
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HELP with U.S. Robotics external modem

I have an U.S. Robotics external modem model 5686e. I have tied to use it in feodra core 4. I setup the modem using minicom to use dev/ttyS0... but when I use kppp it pratically freeze kppp. Where I can find a init strings for this modem?
Old 10-22-2005, 03:11 PM   #2
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I created mine from info in the manual - an html file on the
install CD (Windows, of course), found at
I'm running Slack, so your mount point for your CD-ROM
might be different than /mnt/cdrom.

If you need specific info, I can look it up (assuming you picked
up the modem used without a CD).


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