modem usr 5637

John Heinen hensandpat at earthlink.net
Sat Aug 30 15:07:23 UTC 2008


Ric Moore wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-08-29 at 18:41 -0500, John Heinen wrote:
>   
>> Derek Broughton wrote:
>>     
>>> John Heinen wrote:
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>>>>   I bought a usb/ usrobotics5637, it sends and receives faxes etc, it
>>>> works for windows, apple/mac, and linux. minimum off 2.4.20 or higher
>>>>   It was easy  to install it within wind xp but I don't know how how to
>>>> install it in
>>>> Fedora.2.6.23 linux.
>>>> I tried: system, preference, hardware, keyboard, palm dev, etc
>>>> or application, sys tools,
>>>> or   system administration, network device control.but no dice!!
>>>> It's crazy, it was so easy with windows, why not with Fedora or opensusy
>>>> Suggestions??
>>>>     
>>>>         
>>> Ask on the Fedora lists?  Does it work with Ubuntu?
>>>   
>>>       
>> It should Derek, once we figure out for linux to recognize the modem, 
>> problem is too, that dial-up gets little attention from the 
>> programmers., most of the advise on file is outdated
>>     
>
> There's always good ole crusty 'wvdial'. That's the swiss army knife for
> modems. Plus, browse the net for the best init string for your modem. It
> makes all the difference! Good Luck. Ric
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Thank u  all, I have plenty to work with, and I let u know  j.h.




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