Ubuntu 9.10 laptop

Chris Taylor chris.j.taylor at optusnet.com.au
Mon Mar 29 04:32:45 BST 2010

I'm off to the Philippines to visit my wife's family.
they only have a dialup prepaid service in the house 

On Mon, 29 Mar 2010 11:37:50 +1100, Dave Hall wrote:

> Hi Chris,
> On Sun, 2010-03-28 at 22:11 +0000, Chris Taylor wrote:
>> Hi I'm off on a holiday soon overseas and I don't know the first thing
>> about setting up a Dialup internet can some kind person help me out
> The modem in your laptop is most likely a winmodem, and either need
> nonfree software or not work at all.  Dialup is really annoying to use
> when overseas, and really expensive if using iPass.
> Where are you off to?  In Europe and North America wifi is everywhere.
> Get the right deal and wifi can be a cost effective way to to stay in
> touch while away.
> 3G roaming fees are insane too.
> Cheers
> Dave

I think I had it working with 8.10 live cd

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