Bug 827849 - Can't connect to mobile broadband with Huawei Stick
Can't connect to mobile broadband with Huawei Stick
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ModemManager (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Dan Williams
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-06-03 05:52 EDT by firefexx
Modified: 2012-06-13 11:55 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2012-06-13 11:55:56 EDT
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NetworkManager and ModemManager debug output (41.88 KB, text/x-log)
2012-06-03 05:52 EDT, firefexx
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Description firefexx 2012-06-03 05:52:28 EDT
Created attachment 588816 [details]
NetworkManager and ModemManager debug output

Description of problem:
GNOME NetworkManager / ModemManager can't connect to mobile broadband network (O2, germany) with a Huawei E1750 USB-modem. The device is listed in NetworkManager but nothing happens when I click the network name to connect.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel: 3.3.7-1.fc17.x86_64
networkmanager: 1:

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. plug in the modem
2. click NetworkManager icon and choose the mobile network
Actual results:
tries to connect, then refuse

Expected results:
should connect

Additional info:
just tried debug output as described here: https://live.gnome.org/NetworkManager/Debugging , attached logs
Comment 1 firefexx 2012-06-03 05:58:18 EDT
Maybe it's worth saying that it worked before upgrading F16 to F17.
Comment 2 firefexx 2012-06-10 05:08:49 EDT
Ok, seems that it's not a bug in ModemManager. Just tried a fresh install on a external hdd and the stick works fine. Even after updating. Don't understand the difference compared to my main system...
Comment 3 firefexx 2012-06-13 11:55:56 EDT
Just reinstalled Fedora. Works fine now.

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