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Re: [SLUG] Which USB modem?



On Sun, 3 Jun 2001, Steve Kowalik wrote:

> On Sun, Jun 03, 2001 at 01:17:07PM +1000, Jordan uttered:
> > What USB modem can I buy that will work with Linux?
> > I gather it must be "ACM" compliant?
> > But, how to find one?
> > The easier it is to setup, the better!
> > Assume latest kernel, etc.
> >
> Errr, why USB? USB under Linux still requires a black-belt degree in black
> magic.
> *pats his trusty 56K serial modem*

Rubbish.. The NetComm Roadster USB works fine with 2.4.x based kernels
(like Redhat 7.1, SuSE 7.1 or Mandrake 8.0).

It's actually EASIER to install the usb modem under Linux, than it is
under windows.

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