From: Liam Bedford (lbedford at domain doozer.dublin.wbtsystems.com)
Date: Tue 04 May 1999 - 17:19:02 IST
In message <372F0C13.9B4E59C5 at domain phbrink.com>, Raymond Kelly writes:
>Vincent Cunniffe wrote:
>> > If this is so this answers the single most common question about
>> > modems and Linux. ie is every PCI modem a winmodem. I wonder if it is
>> > strictly true however.
>on the other hand/foot or whatever can it be assumed that all external
>modems are NOT winmodems ??
Yep.. the win part of the winmodem is the serial port.. there is none on
the winmodem, just a DSP.. so if there's a serial port, it probably isn't
a winmodem.. just wait till they come up with one that checks for windows
before it will talk to the net...
-- Liam Bedford System Administrator WBT Systems Phone: 01 4170153 Block 2, Harcourt St, Dublin 2
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