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Modem detection

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Joined: 2008-05-31

hi,
i buy sony vaio vgn-sz640 recently and install openSuSE on it, but linux not detect my modem and now i can't go online.what should i do?
sorry for my not well english and thanks!

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Linuxant

From Sony's site, it looks like your notebook has some type of Conexant modem. Linuxant seems to be what you need. Take a look in OpenSUSE's repository to see if the software is there before getting it from that website (Ionno how to do this; I use Fedora). This tutorial looks helpful too.

You will probably need to download the Linuxant driver on another computer with working Internet, copy it to a USB drive/CD/any other portable storage device, and copy it from that to the notebook.

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