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Old 08-28-2003, 12:20 PM   #1
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Modem does not respond

I am using a Creative (Conexant) Modem Blaster modem and get the message "Modem does not respond" when I try to connect. How can i fix this or where can i find a cheap Linux compatible modem?
Old 08-28-2003, 12:25 PM   #2
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Any cheap external serial port modem will work. Hardware pci or isa modems work but require more configuration effort.

# Modem and connection troubleshooting
WinModems and Linux
Modem NHFs
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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