[Novalug] connecting from my laptop
nuwayser at gmail.com
Tue Apr 15 12:59:30 EDT 2008
I use my phone as a modem. Motorola MotoRAZR V3xx 3G phone on AT&T,
connected via USB and detected as /dev/ttyACM0 with a couple of
scripts. Works great with ubuntu 7.10, but I haven't figured out how
to get it working with NetworkManager yet.
google on "tethered modem v3xx cingular" for more info
On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 10:25 AM, Miguel Gonzalez Castaños
<miguel_3_gonzalez at yahoo.es> wrote:
> I'm trying to find a cheap way to connect to my office while I'm in the
> train. I researched a while ago about PCMCIA cards, but it is quite pricey
> (do they have cheaper enterprise accounts? I could ask my employer to
> subside it).
> I just need to VPN and VNC a machine that is in my office. Could it be a
> choice a PCMCIA card with the minimum of 20 Mb a month? (does VNC generate
> so much traffic?) or anyone of you have tried a phone acting as a router in
> a similar setup?
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