Three Hoary Issues

Cybe R. Wizard cyber_wizard at
Wed Sep 28 23:20:14 UTC 2005

On Wed, 28 Sep 2005 10:55:53 -0400
Bo Grimes <newslists at> wrote:

> I still can't get the modem to work though.  Here's my wvdial.conf
> from  Mephis.  It works (I'm logged on with it now) and assumes that
> the dev  is /dev/modem since nothings listed and that's the default:

I assume you are using wvdial in Ubuntu, too?  If you aren't married to
it you might try pppconfig.  After entering your info just <pon> to
connect, <poff> to disconnect.  It might just detect your modem, too.

Cybe R. Wizard
Have you noticed that, when we were young, we were told that
"everybody else is doing it"  was a  really stupid reason to do
something, but now it's the standard reason for picking a particular
software package? 
	Barry Gehm

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