>Subject: Linux can't find the modem
>Date: Wed, 28 Jul 1999 18:37:36 GMT
>I just installed linx redhat 6.0 on my pentium PC. Everything looks good
>except the modem conection. when I setup my ppp connection, when I click
>"connect", nothing happened, couldn't even heard the clicking of modem.
>The modem works fine in Win95 environment. The modem was installed on
>COM3. There was no requirement for modem driver when I installed linux.
>What is linux doesn't have the driver for a specific modem? anyone has
>experience on this? How to configure my modem on Linux?
/dev/modem? Since you are using COM3, it should be a symlink
to /dev/ttyS2 or you can create it as
ln -sf /dev/ttyS2 /dev/modem
and see if this works.
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