Subject: Re: ADSL USB support
To: Jorgen Lundman <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 02/15/2001 14:20:55
	Its picked up as ugen. It needs a driver to load firmware onto it,
	then talk to it. Best bet is to wait for the linux driver, take
	the firmware as is, and rewrite the host driver portion for

	I would expect there to be many people willing to buy whoever does
	this a large pint of their preferred beverage :)

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --

On Thu, 15 Feb 2001, Jorgen Lundman wrote:

> Probably yet another FAQ but hey :)
> I have ADSL USB at home, Alcatel to be exact. I will play with NetBSD
> and it over the weekend but thought I'd check to see if anyone had any
> ideas.
> Kinda hoping it will be picked up as a General USB modem? Unrealistic?
> PPPoE already exists on nbsd I believe (even if only a userland pppd).
> But Alcatel are supposed to be doing Linux drivers soon, perhaps it's
> worth waiting for that.
> Lund