[DC LoCo] Want to configure a Cellular Broadband card?
kjcole at ubuntu.com
Wed Jul 9 17:01:15 BST 2008
Sanjay Jain wrote:
> Clarification: This is not a wifi card that works with a router,
> but a cellular connection.
> Having said that, it probably works the same way. I've installed USB wifi
> using the ndiswrapper and windows drivers and it works well.
Displaying my ignorance in public again...
My oh so brief surfing leads me to believe that it will behave
more like a traditional modem, and may even use the old Hayes
modem protocols (ATDT anyone?). So, if Windoze isn't totally
hosed, you might see if you can find out what it thinks of the
beastie. If it's a traditional modem, then possibly a
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) connection is the way to go.
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