proposed packages to support Speedtouch USB

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Mon Oct 25 19:46:29 CDT 2004

On Tue, Oct 26, 2004 at 01:05:31AM +0100, Nuno Ferreira wrote:

> I'd like to propose the following packages for Hoary:
> * speedtouch, pppoe and br2684ctl
> These packages are already present on warty/universe but if your only
> access to the internet is using pppoe with a speedtouch usb, they are
> needed on the CD to get a working connection.
> Extra points if the modem it's automatically detected during
> installation and the needed ppp entries created ;)

pppoe is obsolete; PPPoE is supported by the standard ppp package now.
I don't see a problem with the other two, so long as they meet the common
criteria for main.

 - mdz

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