[ubuntu-za] Howto use vodacom vodafone mobile modem K4305
Frans de waal
meesterarend at gmail.com
Tue Jul 2 15:42:43 UTC 2013
On Jul 2, 2013 3:54 PM, "Johan Scheepers" <johansche at telkomsa.net> wrote:
> On 30/06/2013 21:46, Frans de waal wrote:
>> On Jun 30, 2013 8:33 PM, "Johan Scheepers" <johansche at telkomsa.net>
>> > Good day,
>> > OS = ubuntu 12.04 LTS
>> > Have a vodacom vodafone mobile modem K4305
>> > Funny, when used for the first time it connected immediately like a
wired network out of the box.
>> > This happened for two weeks.
>> > After a system update it refused - not even recognized by the system -
>> > Tested on a Win 7 OS it worked fine after install of software.
>> > I would like some pointers from members who is using/used this modem
successfully on ubuntu.
>> > I am using a DSL landline when at home this is for travelling.
>> > Thanks
>> > Johan S
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>> You could test the kernel first ( hold left shift while booting )
>> Then choose an earlier version of the kernel...
>> Sometimes there are some parts of the kernel that fail to download and
install, I spend most of a day fixing this with another modem.
> Good day Frans,
> Kindly see my post in another letter.
> The kernel stuff did work.
> Can this be fixed in the later kernels? How?
> Johan S
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Glad to hear somthing worked... you could start checking the supportive
installs with the kernel... last I had a similar problem some essential
package did not install with the update. It might also be that judt the
next kernel wil work for you again.
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