Re: USR 5633 Robotics Modem in Debian
On Wed, 25 May 2011 12:41:37 +0200, Erwan David wrote:
> On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 12:39:00PM CEST, Camaleón <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> On Tue, 24 May 2011 13:04:14 -0700, Go Linux wrote:
>> > --- On Tue, 5/24/11, Camaleón <email@example.com> wrote:
>> >> In this regard, old serial modems are much better than
>> >> USB ones (no drivers needed) ;-(
>> > Yes indeed. I have several USRobotics internal serial modems and no
>> > problem with Linux. :)
>> How can a modem be both "serial" (rs-232) and "internal"
>> (pci/embedded)? I hope you didn't put the modem enclosure inside of
>> your computer's chasis :-P
> Why not a PCI card appearing to OS as an UART ?
> But i've nether seen one of these.
A controller-based internal modem will do the job, which is what Go Linux
may have referred to :-)