Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 11-25-2005, 11:06 AM   #1
Registered: Nov 2005
Distribution: CentOS 5, Fedora 23
Posts: 216

Rep: Reputation: 29
adsl connection

i know that this may be a bit much to ask but is anybody able to give me a step by step instruction on how to get my bt voyager 100 adsl modem going on mandrake? i am new to linux and have tried myself for ages. i have to keep going back to my windows os to use the internet for info. i have downloaded eciadsl which has the drivers for linux but i have no idea what to do. if anyone wants to email instead of post. thanks
Old 11-25-2005, 11:47 AM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Oct 2005
Location: Horgau, Germany
Distribution: Manjaro KDE, Win 10
Posts: 2,195

Rep: Reputation: 164Reputation: 164
How is your adsl modem connected to your computer.
Old 11-25-2005, 12:12 PM   #3
Registered: Oct 2005
Location: Tierra Firma, Earth
Distribution: Debian of course...
Posts: 198

Rep: Reputation: 30
what version of Mandrake?

From what I remember of my own tinkering with Mandrake 9.1 and Mandriva 2005 LE it seems that it set itself up on my Actiontec modem. So what it sounds like is that it's a hardware specific problem. Or it's your modem settings itself. Perhaps you could try dialing up your modem (probably and setting it up for use with a non-windows os. Just ideas.

Old 11-25-2005, 03:20 PM   #4
Registered: Nov 2005
Distribution: CentOS 5, Fedora 23
Posts: 216

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 29
my modem is connected via a usb port. i am using mandrake 10.1. about dialing my modem, how?
thanks for the response's


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ADSL connection u231 Linux - Newbie 4 04-28-2004 08:40 PM
adsl connection ashley7 Linux - Networking 3 04-06-2004 09:40 AM
ADSL connection oneandoneis2 Linux - Hardware 2 01-27-2004 07:04 PM
No AC in my adsl connection TripH Linux - Networking 0 09-13-2003 06:45 PM
ADSL connection. sendmehere Linux - General 1 12-13-2002 04:46 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:11 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration