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Old 11-07-2003, 02:37 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2002
Location: Houston, Texas
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Question Seeking Phone Dialer (with GUI)

I'm looking for a phone dialer with a GUI. This app would use my external modem to dial the person I select (from a list). I would then pick up the (real) phone if they answer.

I use Evolution for mail and it has a Contacts list, but I don't see an option for dialing.
I can get it to work with kppp, but that's really an obtuse way of achieving something that should be very simple.

Does anyone know of a nice, simple, easy-to-use phone dialer with a built-in contacts list?

Thanks in advance ...
- TSloth
Old 11-07-2003, 08:08 PM   #2
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Brighton, Michigan, USA
Distribution: Lots of distros in the past, now Linux Mint
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wxdialer is such a program, but it's in beta and only holds 7 numbers for now and doesn't have a contact list. Sorry, I don't know of any others

Last edited by scott_R; 11-07-2003 at 08:10 PM.


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