DrPL wrote:Well, its finally happened. After years of service, my trusty 3Com US Robotics 56k Faxmodem has died. Can anyone suggest a suitable replacement that will work with SuSE 8.2 ?
well if its a PCI unit then TOPIC modems should work.
i have/had one and the code/driver is available for suse. at worst you may have to make a loadable module for it. the work of a mere minute.
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V90 56K Modem with Intel Ambient Chipset Information:
• Hardware-based modem
•Upgradeable to V.92
•Up to 56Kbps internet download
V90 56K Modem with Intel Ambient Chipset FAQ's:
Q) I have an old pc with P2, windows 98 will this modem work. -
A) Yes it will work
Q) does this modem work with Linux -
A) Drivers not suppied but are available from linux users groups also drivers amy be available at www.driverguide.com
(at users risk)
Q) I am interested in this because it states that it is hardware based - ie it is NOT a WinModem and is therefore much more likley to work with Linux (unlike WinModems that also require the PC to do some work) Is it truely *hardware* based non-winmod - S.Pegrum
A) This is a full hardware based modem.
Q) I guess this is a v90 modem though it says v90/v92 on the box, therefor how do you upgrade it to v92. - enqiry
A) the firmware needs to be updated via the manufacturers website http://www.addon-tech.com
Q) Is this a voice modem and let me accept and make calls? i.e. Will it work with my answer phone software? - Duncan
A) The modem is a DATA/Voice/Fax modem
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