How do I dial using external modem

Brendan igeek947 at
Fri Dec 19 03:25:43 UTC 2008

Are you using dial up

On Thu, 2008-12-18 at 19:20 -0800, NoOp wrote:
> On 12/18/2008 07:07 PM, Pete Clapham wrote:
> > Hi, all --I have an eeePC, and I want to access the Internet using an external modem.  I can go to "network" and configure the modem, but I can't dial the ISP.  Can anybody tell me where the button is to "dial"?   Alternatively, if dialing is automatic (doesn't seem likely), wheredoes the external modem attach?  Do I need to do a mount to /dev/modem?And if so, what am I mounting? Thanks.cheers,,pete 
> > 
> Don't know. But your question has nothing to do with the subject of this
> thread "How do I dial using external modem". Perhaps if you don't hijack
> someone else's thread and start a new one, someone will reply.

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