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Old 04-17-2004, 02:21 PM   #1
cyberfree
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Modem trouble in ThinkPad A31


Hello all.

Who can tell me how can I install the modem driver for IBM ThinkPad A31 in RedHat 8.0 . And where I can download the driver .

Thanks!!

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Steven

A boy come from China.
Waiting for your reponse.
 
Old 04-18-2004, 02:11 PM   #2
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Lightbulb Go search the hardware supportpage of your Linux distro

Hi,

I use SuSE 9.0 on my A31 and there are some modems that won't work with Linux.
Because there is a difference in modems on that machine for different regions on the world (asia, europe, america, etc.).

There are some drivers available, but won't work on every distro or A31.

If you have found out a good way to configure the hotkeys on the left, please let me know.
(also for the ThinkPad button at the left top)

greets,

Fred
 
  


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