guys what can u recommend for the best External USB modem for Linux..my DLINK USB modem cant be detected with my mandrake 10 distro, and i've tried other distro's like redhat9, Fedora 2 to no avail..i did google/linux but it said that Linux mostly prefers serial and pci modems..pls help.
Unfortunately USB support for many devices on Linnux is still flaky. You might be able to get your problem fixed though ... but no guarantees. Documentation around the internet is also very slim.
Have you checked this out ...
A kernel compile might be required to get things going.
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