Mark Huizer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> types:
> > > I have a USB modem here, (Siemens), that I would like to get to work
> > > under FreeBSD, but I can't even find the right tools to get vendor and
> > > product ID's to add to usbdevs :-(
> > Try looking in dmesg - USB device that don't have known product and
> > vendor ID's have theirs printed. Failing that, check the usbdevs(8)
> > man page.
> > 
> > The serious catch about USB modems is that they have to support the
> > USB CDC spec. Not all of them do. If it does, the serial device will
> > be umodem0 (1, 2, 3, ...), and you use it just like a tty line tied to
> > an external modem.
> > 
> Is it a case of being in the usbdevs list _and_ supporting those specs?
> Or just following the specs?

I believe that being listed in usbdevs isn't a requirement, but I'm
not positive. I also haven't had any look getting the thing to work
dynamically loading the various modules involved.

Mike Meyer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>            
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