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can detect modem

By coreyrockstar
Aug 6, 2004
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  1. how do i connect to the internet on red hat linux?
    it can't detect my modem, what do i do?
     
  2. Goalie

    Goalie TS Rookie Posts: 703

    Perhaps some details like WHAT modem you use would be helpful... What kernel, what particular RHL you use (version number) and in what environment you're having trouble ( a shell? Which shell? What dialup program? X-Win?)
     
  3. coreyrockstar

    coreyrockstar TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 21

    i dont completely know or understand al those terms you mentioned as i know nothing about linux but i'll do my best.
    maybe the following might mean somewthing?
    red hat linux version 9
    x-window
    i'm using the basic connection wizard(modem connection)
    my modem is a lucent win modem
     
  4. MYOB

    MYOB TS Rookie Posts: 527

    You have two problems there

    not knowing anything about Linux, and the windmodem

    the Lucent windmodems are sometimes supported by an "ltmodem" driver. However, its not always included with a distro.

    The easiest way around a winmodem is always to go out and buy a hardware external modem. Sorted for all OS's.
     
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