Scenario Descrition: Configuring TATA Photon USB MODEM in GNU/Linux
Software used: wvdial
Tested on a friend’s Lenovo notebook
In the terminal, issue the following command
This will detect the MODEM that is plugged in.
Now, edit the file ‘/etc/wvdial.conf‘ as below
Under [Dialer Defaults], uncomment the last three lines and edit them;
Phone = #777
Username = internet
password = internet
Init3 = AT+CRM=1
Stupid Mode = 1
Save and close the file.
Now run the command
Keep this Terminal alive as long as you need to browse the INTERNET.
To end the session, press Ctrl+C