RE: Modem not responding in Mulinux v6r4.

From: R. Venkateswaran (
Date: Mon Dec 13 1999 - 18:01:24 CET

> What brand/model of modem?

It is an EXTERNAL USR-Robotics FAX-Modem 14.4 kbps. ( I know, it is
slooooow, but I am just trying to get my old PC running mulinux)

> Is this some sort of winmodem? If so, you're out of luck.
> winmodems won't work under ANY version of linux
> (though the linmodem project is trying to remedy that).
> Perhaps an external modem is in order--they're all
> linux-compatible.

It is an external modem, not a winmodem. That is what I meant when I
said I could see the DTR and RTS light up when I start minicom.


R. Venkateswaran (Venki)  [email ->]
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