Modem detection on LapTop
hardeep.rai at gmail.com
Mon Sep 18 10:25:59 UTC 2006
On 9/17/06, Henk Koster <H.A.J.Koster at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> The good news is that your modem appears to be recognized by
> the kernel, witness also the presence of the ppp0 interface in
> the System-Administration-Networking menu.
Nice to know :-)
> In what way did
> autodetection of the modem fail? It is most likely symlinked
> to /dev/modem...
There is no /dev/modem
> you should check this with the "ls -lr /dev/ppp*"
> command. It could also be something like /dev/ttyS0.
There is /dev/ppp and /dev/ttyS0
> configuration in the above mentioned menu requires information
> from your ISP, like dial-in number and ID/password.
That will be entered, but modem need to be detected.
If everything configured, then which is the application to dial and to
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