How to use a RCA Thomson's Cable modem in Linux? Tags: Modem Cable Internet Last response: October 13, 2002 8:53 PM in Linux/Free BSD Share axier October 13, 2002 4:37:31 PM I have a cable modem to connect to internet. I've got no problems using it in Windows(by USB or by ethernet) but in Linux I have no idea how can I configure and get access to internet by the cable-modem. Do you have any idea about this? Thanks More about : rca thomson cable modem linux silverpig October 13, 2002 6:10:45 PM What distro? Usually you just run netconf as root, and make sure dhcp is enabled. Some day I'll be rich and famous for inventing a device that allows you to stab people in the face over the internet. axier October 13, 2002 8:29:56 PM I have installed the Red Hat 8.0 version. The way you said me was using the LAN cable but is there any way to use the modem connected by the USB port? Anyway if it really works using the network dispositive, it will be ok. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer silverpig October 13, 2002 8:53:35 PM There probably is. Unfortuneatly, I don't have much linux + USB networking experience... Some day I'll be rich and famous for inventing a device that allows you to stab people in the face over the internet. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Hot to use a RCA Thomson's Cable modem in Linux? Forum Solvedcable router with DSL modem - how to use a modem/router as just a modem? Forum How to play my xbox 360 on my computer using the RCA cables Forum How to use cable pc to modem Forum How to use Cable modem on Knoppix? Forum SolvedMaximize use of two cable modem/ISP Forum SolvedUsing a USB to 3RCA cable to capture VHS tapes Forum RCA Cable modem acts up Forum SolvedCan I split my coaxial cable before the modem and use two modems at the same time? Forum SolvedHow to hook up din to rca cable Forum SolvedWho can let me know where this hdmi to 8 rca cable can be used? Forum SolvedDoes an internet modem use the same cable as a TV? Forum SolvedNeed to replace Actiontec PK5000, can I use a cable modem for ADSL? Forum How do i connect my hp mini laptop 110-112nr to the internet using a cable modem Forum How do i connect my hp mini laptop 110-112nr to the internet using a cable modem Forum SolvedHow to move cable modem & router to different room Forum laptop to Tv using VGA to RCA cable Forum How to send fax using cable modem connection Forum SolvedCable modem Ethernet into DSL router WAN port to use as a router - no DSL? Forum SolvedHow to set up three different wifi systems from a single cable modem: 1 primary home network and 2 additional guest networks. Forum More resources !