Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 36060
Maxdata NoteBook 650T - Lucent/Xircom Modem NOT SUPPORTED
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:32:41 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 98; Win 9x 4.90)
My NoteBook MaxData 650T (www.maxdata.com)
has a Modem (Lucent/Xircom V.90 (56K)) but
the system dosnt find it.
If i run lspci -v
00:0d.0 Communication controller: Lucent Microelectronics:
Unknown device 0420 (rev 01)
Subsystem: Xircom: Unknown device 0046
Flags: medium devsel, IRQ 11
Memory at fc008400 (32-bit, non-prefetchable)
I/O ports at 1088
I/O ports at 1800
Capabilities: [f8] Power Management version 2
i have tryed the driver from http://linmodems.org/
but it dosnt work.
what is the problem with this modem ???
Steps to Reproduce:
3.no modem found
i had to copy the ymfpci.o to ymfsb.o in the modules-dir
but it dosent run ...
OK i HOPE that this problem is fix at Version 7.1 FINAL
how you say !!!
sorry about the second entry, that is for bug 36059
its a onboard modem
sorry but no more infomation of this modem
in the handbook is nothing, on the website too.
i have called the support from maxdata
the can me not say what chipset is in !!!
oh boy, the dont send me detail infos about
the notebook, the say we dont do it, is nor allowed !!!
Although this is not a modemtool problem (at least not directly) here some info
of why it doesn't (and won't) work:
The Linmodem drivers for the Lucent chipset are still not GPL drivers and won't
therefore be included in the RedHat distribution (see Nvidia graphics drivers).
So the real only hope is to complain at Lucent and driver them to release their
drivers as open source, then they will be included in the kernel and our
Read ya, Phil
It4s a Modem of type:
Xircom Mini PCI 56Kflex data/ fax/ modem