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Old 06-06-2006, 02:02 AM   #1
nerzack
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SUSE 10 finds AC '97 internal modem but cannot configure


Hi,

SUSE 10 identifies internal modem AC '97 (Acer Incorporated, I think) in my Acer Aspire 1620 (laptop), but I don't know how to configure it. It doesn't by default, so I have to adjuct the port, etc. But, /dev/modem doesn't work, and I don't know what to do, or what tools to use. Thank you
 
Old 06-08-2006, 11:12 PM   #2
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AC 97 is the generic modem for all computers. Not an Acer modem.
And, what you do about it is basically ignore it. It's not likely to work, ever, since it's in a laptop and a member or 5000 other modems with the same name. There is a kernel driver that's experimental if you feel like re-compiling everything from scratch...
 
Old 06-09-2006, 12:53 AM   #3
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