I have been trying to get VMC (Vodafone mobile connect) software to work with the Huawei K3765 on Opensuse 11.2.
I have installed linux version of VMC from Betavine but when I run VMC it doesn’t recognise the Huawei as a known device.
I asked for help on Betavine forum and was told “The kernel is not seeing the modem as such, only the internal memory and SIM card of the device.”
It was suggested I may need to upgrade kernel to 2.6.32-50.
Would this fix problem or has anyone gotten VMC to work with this dongle on Opensuse 11.2?
I am a complete NOOB so instructions will have to be very simple and clear, I am sorry.
The information as posted on Betavine thread is as follows:
Complete output of "linux-cijf:~ # lsusb" command as follows: Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 001 Device 004: ID 12d1:1520 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 005 Device 002: ID 0a12:0001 Cambridge Silicon Radio, Ltd Bluetooth Dongle (HCI mode) Bus 005 Device 003: ID 0bb4:0303 High Tech Computer Corp. Complete output of "linux-cijf:~ # uname -a" command as follows: Linux linux-cijf 220.127.116.11-0.1-default #1 SMP 2009-10-26 15:49:03 +0100 i686 athlon i386 GNU/Linux End part of output of "linux-cijf:~ # dmesg" command as follows: uct=2, SerialNumber=0 552.458428] usb 1-2: Product: HUAWEI Mobile 552.458435] usb 1-2: Manufacturer: HUAWEI Technology 552.458747] usb 1-2: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice 552.541437] Initializing USB Mass Storage driver... 552.561261] scsi5 : SCSI emulation for USB Mass Storage devices 552.561810] usbcore: registered new interface driver usb-storage 552.561827] USB Mass Storage support registered. 552.589126] usb-storage: device found at 4 552.589135] usb-storage: waiting for device to settle before scanning 553.589485] scsi 5:0:0:0: CD-ROM Vodafone CD ROM (Huawei) 2.31 PQ: 0 ANSI: 2 553.606448] sr2: scsi-1 drive 553.606836] sr 5:0:0:0: Attached scsi CD-ROM sr2 553.607010] sr 5:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg4 type 5 553.607603] usb-storage: device scan complete Complete contents of .vmc2/vmc.cfg as follows: # VMC.cfg # $Rev: 637 $ [profile] name = last_device = updater = [preferences] browser = xdg-open mail = xdg-email exit_without_confirmation = no close_minimizes = no manage_secrets = no manage_keyring = no show_icon = yes max_traffic = 10 traffic_threshold = 10 usage_notification = no [sms] validity = maximum
Any help at all will be hugely appreciated,