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> "no Such Device", What does this mean?
post Feb 24 2004, 09:27 AM
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What does the error message "No such device" mean?

I configured a Lucent winmodem using the rpm package ltmodem. Configuration appeared to be successful. Linux put the modem on ttyLT0.

When I try to access the modem (through KDE or the bash shell), I get an error message that say "No such device."

The modem file, /dev/modem, also returns "No such device." (I assume it is linked to ttyLT0).

There IS a device named ttyLT0 in the /dev directory. It can be accessed with the "ls" command, but efforts to "display" the contents of the device with "cat" also return "No such device."
Any suggestions? SuSE support got me this far and won't help anymore because they say it's a hardware issue.
thanks in advance
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