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Linux / Unix Command: wvdialconf
Command Library


wvdialconf - build a configuration file for wvdial(1)



wvdialconf /etc/wvdial.conf



wvdialconf detects your modem, its maximum baud rate, and a good initialization string and generates or updates the wvdial(1) configuration file based on this information.

wvdialconf is completely non-interactive. You still need to edit /etc/wvdial.conf to specify the phone number, login name, and password of your internet account in order for wvdial(1) to work.

It is safe to run wvdialconf if a configuration file already exists. In that case, only the Modem, Baud, Init, and Init2 options are changed in the [Dialer Defaults] section, and only if autodetection is successful.



wvdial(1), wvdial.conf(5).

Important: Use the man command (% man) to see how a command is used on your particular computer.

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