[hcflinux] Soft modem in the ibook 2.2
holger.ki at freenet.de
Wed Aug 17 12:11:43 EDT 2005
* Linuxant support (Jonathan) <support at linuxant.com> wrote:
> if you have received the error message 'not the one we are interested
> about' in your 'dmesg' when you try to use the HCF USB driver, it is
> quite possible that you have installed the right driver for your modem
> but you have hit a known issue with the driver.
[endianess problem in /usr/lib/hcfusbmodem/modules/imported/include/usbhalos.h]
I fixed the lines as suggested, and the "not the one we are interested
about" error message disappeared.
Now hcfusbconfig gives the following:
Conexant HCF controllerless USB modem driver, version 1.06powerpcfull
Warning: existing driver modules found under:
Would you like to keep using them? [no]
No pre-built modules for: unknown-unknown linux-22.214.171.124 ppc
Trying to automatically build the driver modules...
(this requires a C compiler and proper kernel sources to be
Where is the linux source build directory that matches your
Building modules for kernel 126.96.36.199, using source directory
/lib/modules/188.8.131.52/build. Please wait...
ERROR: no device detected by hcfusb driver
Doesn't look too good ...?
Btw, the character devices seem to be installed properly in /dev (I am
$ ls -l /dev/ttySHCFUSB0
crw-rw---- 1 root tty 240, 64 Jul 26 14:43 /dev/ttySHCFUSB0
$ cat /dev/ttySHCFUSB0
cat: /dev/ttySHCFUSB0: Input/output error
(all commands executed as root)
Is there something I am fundamentally missing?
Thanks very much again,
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