Talk:Mobile broadband modem

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Suggestions for things other people could add to this article

collection of working wvdial.conf files, with USB device IDs and mobile network names
other connection methods (netcfg, network manager?)
methods for keeping an idle connection alive
connection Tx/Rx speed checking and optimization
udev rules for switching modes on modem insertion

--Aedit 10:54, 27 November 2009 (EST)

Usage of AT+CGDCONT? to list available PDP contexts.
--pointone 22:22, 10 August 2010 (EDT)

What page says about using the DHCP server to obtain an IP address after connecting with mmcli was did not apply to me. In my case, the IP address is given in some parameters of 4G connection. I could retrieve it by running mmcli -b 0 and then set it statically on my network interface. I found this solution in Modem Manager mailing list. (If someone is interested, there's a complete script that I use to connect without Network Manager.)

--Gnull 21 Jun 2021 19:55:57 +0600