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Old 06-18-2003, 11:10 AM   #1
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Angry mandrake9.1


I have just started using Mandrake9.1.I am new to linux & could not get connected to internet.I dont know how to set the external modem.I am using winxp at the moment.pl help
 
Old 06-18-2003, 12:37 PM   #2
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You may need to disable/un-install the firewall to connect after you get the modem configured.

Serial port translation:

com1=/dev/ttyS0
com2=/dev/ttyS1

It should be simple to set up through the Mandrake Control Center.

# Mandrake links
Mandrake home page
Mandrake Users website
Easy urpmi config for Mandrake
urpmi mini-HOWTO
Easy software management: Red Carpet
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
You didn't install the developmental packages? As root, command:
urpmi gcc
Install Midnight Commander by commanding:
urpmi mc

# Modem and connection troubleshooting
Modem NHFs
Modem HOWTO
Linmodems.org
Conexant/Rockwell modem HOWTO
The Unofficial PCTel Linux Driver page
I finaly got my PcTel hsp56 mr modem to work
Linux driver for Winmodems with Lucent Apollo (ISA) and Mars (PCI) chipsets
Lucent AMR modem listed as an Intel AC'97 - Smart Link Modems
The kppp Handbook
Dial-up Networking Configuration Using KDE's Kppp
Troubleshooting ISP Connection Problems
Connecting to AOL with Linux

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