How to go about installing drivers for Huawei EC1261 USB stick+modem on FreeBSD ?

Matthias Apitz guru at
Sun Nov 7 15:12:27 UTC 2010

El día Sunday, November 07, 2010 a las 05:31:29PM +0530, Manish Jain escribió:

>    Hi,
>    This is the first time I am using ppp on FreeBSD : till now I had
>    exclusively used ethernet.
>    I just purchased a Huawei USB stick+modem and I need to configure PPP
>    for it. Can somebody kindly give me a pointer to what steps I need to
>    follow ? I don't know the list of drivers I need to install to get
>    internet up. I don't care much about the stick's mass storage
>    capabilities; it is the modem I am interested in enabling. Would be
>    really nice if someone could post a sample ppp.conf.
>    Thanks
>    Manish Jain

kldload 'ubsa' and see if it supports this Huawei card. If so, you may
follow more or less the chap. 6 of my paper


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