> >Hi Gurus
> >Does anybody know about a web site where I can get the specifications of
> >WINMODEM and its software.
> >So that I will try to write a device driver for that DAMM WINMODEM.
> >I have seen many people are having WinModem and mostly company are not at
> >all informing about the modem thats a Winmodem. They just say ITU V.90 and
> >K56Flex thats all.
> >Please send me some web address for information.
> Hey this sounds promising. Does this mean you will hopefully be writing
> a driver to run a winmodem under Linux? I have considered Linux but then
> realised that I could not get the driver from the company (In my case
> Commwave/Lucent) to run my crappy bundled modem. I watch with interest!
> James Crossley
Free advice to both of you:
Yogesh, you are asking for a lot of hassels, because the winmodem is NOT
in ANY way standardised. each manufacturer puts together chips in
whatever way they want and then they write a driver FOR THIER
CONFIGURATION! The driver for one winmodem will not work on any other
kind of winmodem. These "modems" do not even work very well under
Windows, as one manufacturer have a better programmer than the others.
If you actually do take this project on, stock up on asprin. You will
James and all the others who are interested in this:
I *strongly* recomend that you get a "real" modem and dump that piece of
junk that your manufacturer pushed off on you as fast as you can get
away from it. A good modem will work better in windows as well as
Linux. You will just be much happier in the long run.
I appologise if my statements have offended anyone, I just needed to
Windows has detected that a gnat has farted near your computer.
Press any key to reboot.