Orange ADSL(Sagem Fast 800 E4) in Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex

05Mar09

Orange ADSL has just announced its price decrease and speed increase. Orange gives Sagem Fast 800 E4 as rental for its subscribers. Here is a quick guide for using this modem in Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex.Sagem Fast 800 E4 Modem

Important Note: *This is specifically for Mauritius Orange ADSL users.

*ueagle.deb software is in French Language.

* Please View The Bugs Section at the Bottom

* Using this guide makes you get connected to the net as soon as Ubuntu

Linux finish booting up.

1. Download & Install ueagle.deb

2. Do the following in the terminal: sudo /usr/sbin/config-dslusb MU02

3. Follow the instructions(validating choice, username & password & connecting to internet) properly.

4. Wait for modem synchronisation & connection.

5. Here you go, already connected to the internet. Enjoy !!!. Please view the bugs in Ubuntu Linux at the bottom.

Bugs for Sagem Fast 800 E4 in Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex.

Problem: Modem not connecting automatically

1. Terminal: sudo gedit /etc/rc.local

2. Add /etc/init.d/networking restart before exit 0 at the last line.

3. Save & Close

Problem: Mozilla Firefox always starts up in offline mode.

1. Type the following in Mozilla Firefox URL:  about:config

2. Choose I’ll be careful…

3. Set toolkit.networkmanager.disable to true

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2 Responses to “Orange ADSL(Sagem Fast 800 E4) in Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex”

  1. mo modem si pareil 😀

  2. 2 yash

    hey, many thanks, was looking for something like this. this definitely is going to make my Linux switch easier… thanks again buddy 😉

    Y.


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