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#16057 - 10/09/03 08:28 PM Help with linux modem!
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I just got a red hat linux 8.0 and when i installed the thing i tried to connect to the net. but every time i go under device driver's and try to add my modem it doesn;t recognize it. HELP PLEASE!!

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#16058 - 10/09/03 08:53 PM Re: Help with linux modem!
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Well make sure you have a real modem. By that I mean not a WinModem, which is a modem that's really stripped down, and the software does most of the work. You need a full hardware modem, which I doubt you have, since WinModems are cheaper and come preinstalled in most machines.

LinModems is a project that allows you to use a WinModem on linux. You need to find out the chipset, and they have a tool that figures that out for you. So visit the site, follow their instructions, and hopefully your chipset is supported.

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#16059 - 10/09/03 08:53 PM Re: Help with linux modem!
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One last thing, moved to Linux

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#16060 - 10/09/03 09:25 PM Re: Help with linux modem!
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thanx i'll try...

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