AC'97 modem on fc5; gnome

Peter Gordon peter at
Mon May 22 19:36:42 UTC 2006

James Pifer wrote:
> I've been googling but coming up empty. How do you configure your modem
> on fc5? If I do lspci it shows the modem, yet I can't find a device that
> is using it. lspci shows:
> 00:14.6 Modem: ATI Technologies Inc IXP AC'97 Modem (rev 01)
> I've tried gnome-ppp, but it's unable to use any devices. Can anyone
> point me to the right place? 
> Thanks,
> James
As root, try running `modprobe snd-atiixp-modem`. Then try running 
gnome-ppp again and see if it catches it. If so, you could probably add 
that to your /etc/rc.local file to load it at each boot.

Peter Gordon (codergeek42)
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