View Full Version : Installing an external serial modem

4th March 2010, 09:32 AM
I am trying to install an external serial modem on my Fedora 12 8it 64 bit system.
The modem works ok on a windows machine using the standard drivers.

To attempt to install I selected;
Entered the administrator password
selected "New" then modem Connection
The first time i did this it asked for "wvdial" to be installed
installed "wvdial" via yum.
When I went back a tried to install the model the following error message was shown.

component: system-config-network
Version: 1.5.99
Summary: TBf1b4415d NCPluginDevModem.py:37:getModemList:ImportError: No module named kudzu

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/gui/NCPluginModemInterface.py", line 136, in on_Modem_prepare
dlist = getModemList()
File "/usr/share/system-config-network/netconfpkg/plugins/NCPluginDevModem.py", line 37, in getModemList
import kudzu
ImportError: No module named kudzu

Local variables in innermost frame:

Does anyone know how to get around thios issue please.


4th March 2010, 05:41 PM
yum install kudzu

Description :
Kudzu is a hardware probing tool run at system boot time to determine
what hardware has been added or removed from the system.