Grad wrote: > Hi, > I am a complete newbie in FreeBSD and i was wondering if i can use my > usb modem (Crypto F200 with Conexant AccessRunner Chipset) to connect to > the > internet using FreeBSD 6.1. The dmesg > command indicates that the OS "sees" the modem using ugen0. > I understand that this driver is the one generally used for usb devices. > Even if this is the driver and my modem is supported how exactly can i > connect to my ISP because I cannot see anyplace that i could declare > username and password. > Thanks in advance, > Trapatsas Panagiotis
Hi, This is a good starting point for you: http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/ppp-and-slip.html and /usr/share/examples/ppp I personally stay away from USB (ADSL) modems. I prefer the ones that connect through Ethernet and support half or full bridge mode. I hope this helps. Cheers, Mikhail. -- Mikhail Goriachev Webanoide Telephone: +61 (0)3 62252501 Mobile Phone: +61 (0)4 38255158 E-Mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web: http://www.webanoide.org PGP Key ID: 0x4E148A3B PGP Key Fingerprint: D96B 7C14 79A5 8824 B99D 9562 F50E 2F5D 4E14 8A3B _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"