Phone calls from laptop

Fri Jul 16 06:11:25 UTC 2010

On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 11:46 PM, JD <jd1008 at> wrote:

>  On 07/15/2010 10:22 AM, David Liguori wrote:
> >
> > On 7/15/2010 5:37 AM, RAMAKISHOREBABU KOPPULA wrote:
> >> My laptop has a internal modem and RJ-11 connector. I want to connect
> >> the phone line to the laptop and by using head phones I want to make
> >> calls. How to do this? Is there any software available to do this?
> >>
> >> Kishore
> >>
> Hello Ramakishore,
> I assume you mean that your modem is connected
> to the wall jack via rj11 cable, and that your modem
> is not dialed into an internet provider when you want
> to make a person to person phone call:
> Have you tried windows'  dialer.exe?
> I read some blogs that say it can even play
> a ring tone when someone calls in.
> Of course, I assume your computer has a decent
> sound card/modem.
> Unfortunately, I have not come across a similar Unix utility.
> Maybe it exists, but I have not seen one.
> Hello JD,

You understood what I want. If anybody has a solution please let me know.

Thank you.


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