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how to make work the integrated modem laptop

Gerardo_20
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how to make work the integrated modem laptop

i need to know if i can make work, the integrated modem of a HP presario X1000 with any Linux distribution, at this time i only have probed Debian Knoppix live CD, but i coudn't make work the integrated modem (the OS does not recognize it), if anyone knows how to do that, please be my guest!
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Steven E. Protter
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Re: how to make work the integrated modem laptop

The best hardware support I've seen thus far is from Ubuntu.

Those modems are winmodems and are specifically designed NOT to work with Linux. Its very hard to get them going.

http://linmodems.org

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Gerardo_20
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Re: how to make work the integrated modem laptop

thank you mr. protter, let me try that, i will let you now what hapens
Paul Cross_1
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Re: how to make work the integrated modem laptop

A far less frustrating solution to the winmodem issue is to go out and buy a $20 PCMCIA hardware modem.
Vipulinux
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Re: how to make work the integrated modem laptop

One of the best site for laptops on linux :
http://tuxmobil.org/mylaptops.html