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Old 04-02-2008, 09:09 AM   #1
bijumon
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unable to retrieve software information i don't have any internet connection


i am new to linux after installing centos 5.0 i checked out for modem the centos hasn't found that the modem is "motorola sm56 speakerphone modem"
the problems are i don't know which driver to download the driver page is this http://www.motorola.com/softmodem/sm56_download.htm and the second problem is when i try to install any rpm or try to open add remove its saying unable to retrieve software information as until the modem is made working condition i have no internet in my pc
 
Old 04-03-2008, 10:01 AM   #2
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centos is based on redhat so pick the largest of the redhats then go backwards if it fails
 
  


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