Hoary Array 6 and modem connection
swingincelt at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 00:23:27 UTC 2005
I tried installing Hoary Array 6 on a friends computer with a US
Robotics 5610 modem (hardware modem). It seems the install went fine
except for the modem configuration.
When I go to Network Settings, there is a 'Modem Connection' entry,
but its says "The interface is not configured" underneath. All the
buttons except for Properties are grayed out. If I select Properties,
all options except for a check box "This device is configured" are
grayed out. If I enable this check box, I can now enter info such as
phone number, username and password, but the "OK" button is grayed
out! only the Cancel button works, so I loose all the settings. Help
is quite unhelpful and in fact doesn't seem to reflect the latest
Network Settings dialog.
The Modem Monitor applet behaves the same way.
I was able to configure the modem using pppconfig and following the
Is there a way to get the gui Network Settings to recognize the modem?
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