Bug 440339 - system-config-network can't handle (distinguish) multiple modems
system-config-network can't handle (distinguish) multiple modems
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-04-02 17:42 EDT by Miroslav Pragl
Modified: 2009-01-09 01:18 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 01:18:47 EST
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Description Miroslav Pragl 2008-04-02 17:42:50 EDT
Description of problem:
system-config-network can't handle (distinguish) multiple modems, it keeps using
Modem0 in config files for all of them

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
added two modems (such as /dev/ttyS0 and /dev/ttyUSB0) and created two ppp
connection (each one using different modem). Config files are created with use
of first modem only

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Expected results:

Additional info:

/etc/wvdial.conf is one of files to check as well as network scripts
Comment 1 Miroslav Pragl 2008-04-03 05:47:12 EDT
sorry, I was writing my report from different computer:
I had to edit:
- /etc/wvdial.conf (Sections (Modem0] ... [Modem2] were OK but all connections
had "Inherits = Modem0" instead of appropriate one

- /etc/sysconfig/devices/ifcfg<connection_name> (modemport=)

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