[freebsd@akruijff.dds.nl: Re: how to modem]

Alex de Kruijff akruijff at dds.nl
Sun Nov 9 17:09:43 PST 2003

Dear James,

I've overlooked that you didn't cc questions at freebsd.org. Because if
this I forwared my reply to you and the list. I have two reasons for
this. 1) Others could also help you. They may need the information you
have provided. 2) Other could also learn from this.


----- Forwarded message from Alex de Kruijff <freebsd at akruijff.dds.nl> -----

Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2003 02:05:22 +0100
From: Alex de Kruijff <freebsd at akruijff.dds.nl>
To: james <jimwatts at quik.com>
Subject: Re: how to modem
In-Reply-To: <3FAE2D98.6050102 at quik.com>
User-Agent: Mutt/1.4.1i

On Sun, Nov 09, 2003 at 04:05:44AM -0800, james wrote:
> Alex de Kruijff wrote:
> >On Sat, Nov 08, 2003 at 03:41:47AM -0800, james wrote:
> > 
> >
> >>I can't find the modem . although I did finally get kde installed
> >>are there any simple instructions for finding your modem and
> >>hitching up to the internet
> >>   
> >>
> >
> >What type of modum do you have? (i.e. external/internal,
> >plug-n-play/jumpers)
> >
> >Did you see it in the output of 'dmesg'?
> >
> im not sure of the name but it is an old internal jumper style with the 
> tiny switches instead of the pull off style of jumpers
> thkns ill try dmesg  well I took it out and looked at it it is set to 
> com 4  and its a rockwell an old one the dmesg didn't seem to know what 
> it was will try to give more info  i am useing a aptiva with 32 megs ram 
> and the vedio card has 2 mb mem what else there is an maxetor 1 gig hd

(Is it ISA or PCI?)

I bleave, from what i have read, that you don't requere the port you
installed. Leave it for now.

What have you done to get it working? (Read documentation, commands

You wanna read this:


Articles based on solutions that I use:

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