Server Administration & Management

How to connect Tata Photon Connection in CentOS/RHEL

1. Remove other usb storage devices such as pen or external hard disk and remove usb-storage driver

# rmmod usb_storage

2. Display information about USB buses in the system and the devices connected to them

# lsusb

3. Detects your modem, its maximum baud rate, and a good initialization string and generates or updates the wvdial configuration file based on this information.

# wvdialconf /etc/wvdial.conf

4. Edit /etc/wvdial.conf File

# vim /etc/wvdial.conf

[Dialer Defaults]
Init1 = ATZ
Init2 = ATQ0 V1 E1 S0=0 &C1 &D2 +FCLASS=0
Stupid Mode = 1
Modem Type = USB Modem
ISDN = 0
Phone = #777
New PPPD = yes
Modem = /dev/ttyUSB0
Username = internet
Password = internet

5. Connect the Internet

# wvdial


June 22, 2011 - Posted by | Tips & Tricks, Unix/Linux | , , ,

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