usb_modeswitch by default

Dan Williams dcbw at
Mon Mar 22 21:06:37 UTC 2010

On Sat, 2010-03-20 at 00:08 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> On 03/19/2010 04:26 PM, Gianluca Sforna wrote:
> >
> > Just to be sure: do this mean users with those dongles should have a
> > "works out of the box" experience with NetworkManager in F13?
> >
> >   
> I don't know that. I believe it requires NM/ModemManager changes but
> atleast it would be easier to do the manual configuration if that is
> still required.

If the device is supported by NM/ModemManager post-modeswitch (which
most are) then yes, the experience should be out-of-the-box Just Works.
The #1 reason it doesn't Just Work is modeswitching, which until now was
not automatic for many devices.


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