Frank Cox wrote: > On Wed, 03 Dec 2008 20:47:37 +1030 > Tim wrote: > >> On Wed, 2008-12-03 at 01:34 -0600, Frank Cox wrote: >>> Somehow, the modem changes its identity after being plugged in for 5 >>> minutes. >> Is that a delay while the WAN side of the modem syncs up with the ISP? >> >> e.g. With ADSL, it can take a few minutes for some modems to connect up. > > Good thought, but no. It's not syncing up with anything external. In order to > get it online you have to dial out, just like with an old-fashioned telephone > modem (Hayes and US Robotics and the like). This is long before we get to that > point because we can't even find the modem until it changes its identity and > sets up the /dev/ttyUSB0 device. > Dumb question - are you using the USB Y cable? If so, try plugging in the power-only plug first, then the data/power plug. If you are not using the USB Y cable, see if using it helps. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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