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manufacturer:
ACER
laptop model:
TravelMate 230
Linux compatibility status:
works
modem speed:
56k
   
Agere Soft Modem Ver 2.1.20
chip:
Manufacturer: Agere Systems AC'97 Modem (subsystem reported as Vendor 17c0 is the Wistron Corp, Inc., http://www.wistron.com.tw) Model: Intel 82801DB AC97 Chipset: AMR. Works with slmdm driver(http://pctelcompdb.sourceforge.net/viewdetails.php?id_no=196). Notes: Download the driver. Unpack the driver and then go into the directory created. Edit the 75th line of the file amrmo_init.c from: #define PCI_DEVICE_ID_ICH3 0x2486 to: #define PCI_DEVICE_ID_ICH3 0x24C6 follow the instruction in the readme for compiling and installing software. Driver slmdm-2.7.14 DOSN'T work for some reason. Shown to work also on: IBM ThinkPad R40 Centrino(http://www.beezmo.com/ThinkPadR40.htm) and Toshiba Tecra S1(http://www.vgcomputing.com.au/lrtecras1.html#Modem)
source:
John Eyres <eyresjandp_at_xtra.co.nz>
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