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Old 01-18-2004, 12:18 PM   #1
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Unhappy Connecting to net on red hat 9

Hi people. I finally got my Red Hat 9 to install on my computer but when i set up my internet connection, it picks the modem up as generic and i enter my connection details to connect to the net using dial up but when i activate it it just says please wait activating, but just stays like that for a while please help
Old 01-18-2004, 02:36 PM   #2
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Do you have a winmodem? if the box says that it works in windows and nothing else, then you'll need to get a driver for it. i use pctel-0.9.6 and it works great.


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