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Old 02-09-2007, 02:02 PM   #1
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knoppix says modem is busy-can't connect

I have knoppix 5.1.1 on CD. I have set up the dial up connection--but it keeps saying the modem is "busy". The modem is a agere win modem. Is there another way to configure a dial up connection to get on the internet with a non network computer? the microsoft windows on my computer is damaged which makes downloading impossible. I am thinking of formatting the hard disk & installing a linux os.

Old 02-09-2007, 07:27 PM   #2
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Have You Tried All The Available Ports In The Modem Configuration Tab? However You Have The Slight ssue Of Needing To Download Drivers.
Old 02-09-2007, 08:39 PM   #3
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Read this thread to see what you can do, if you are using knoppix off the live CD, I think you are out of luck.



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