Useful Tip:US Robotics dial up modem NOT working on Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic)


In ubuntu 9.10(karmic) US Robotics dial up modem not detecting when you use wvdial Gnome-ppp says "can't open modem"

$ sudo wvdial
[sudo] password for john:
--> WvDial: Internet dialer version 1.60
--> Cannot get information for serial port.
--> Initializing modem.
--> Sending: ATZ
--> Sending: ATQ0
--> Re-Sending: ATZ
--> Modem not responding.


Currently we have bug files agenst this problem Ubuntu bug #469881

The workaround for the above problem is removing the modemmanager package from your system using the following command

sudo apt-get remove modemmanager

You can restart your system after uninstalling the above package?

Sponsored Link

One of our reader (John) send this tip and thank you very much for this

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *