Actually I essentially followed the directions in the readme file but also had to make a few assumptions. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Trouble installing modem drivers for PCTel chipset. If it still fails, do not give up hope yet, see step 5b. To make the short story long, going online on Ubuntu 5. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

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For kernel versions 2. If after a short while you are connected, then all is good in the world, and the Linux gods have smiled on you. Only one note pcgel If anyone is interested I will tell you how I finally got my pctel winmodem to work. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. I build my own kernels, and you should too!


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PCTel Modems

Visit the following links: You will now have to download modem drivers and install them. Choose pcteo kernel version: Actually, if this compiled kernel doesn’t work, you will have to add some changes The time now is Be sure to specify the full path to the pctel.

If it still fails, do not give up hope yet, see step 5b. Install the driver and configure ppp Here are the details: Linux – Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking. Recompile the kernel IV. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Find More Posts by andox. Here is how to: There are enough resources. Here is how you do it: Earlier on I treated these folders as separate entities – mistake.

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Page History Login to edit. All times are GMT Open it and add following lines: If you are using GRUB pctdl it. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.


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Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Breezy Badger you have to do four things: You can speed up the process by killing gdm and all the stuf you dont need.

Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki. Sometimes vendor Redhat, SuSE etc -built kernels have patches that prevent functionality of third party software.

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