Subject: Re: USB ADSL modems
To: John Hayward <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/28/2000 20:42:39
John Hayward wrote:
> Sorry this is a little late - been on vacation.
> I know that Efficent has been very good about providing info on there ATM
> (3010) network card which connects to an Alcatel Modem.  (I have a 3010
> driver for NetBSD 1.3 and 1.4).  I belive that the Efficent 3060 card has
> the modem (possibly from Alcatel) built into the card.
> I also know that the modem chip maker was being restrictive with Efficent
> relative to open sourcing the info relative to the modem.  Aparently some
> initialzation of the modem part of the card is required.
> Are you saying that Alcatel is now making their info available to the
> Linux people?  Can you let me know who the Linux people are?


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