[plug] OT: nokia data cable
zombie at penguincare.com.au
Mon Jan 8 11:49:02 WST 2007
On Mon, 8 Jan 2007, quoth Benjamin J Keith:
> Of course you may also want to send an alert if the internet link is down.
> Kudos to the person who can come up with way to send a message, not
> necessarily sms, between the 56k modem and the mobile. Any ideas?
When "voice modems" first became popular, I used mgetty+voice to ring my
mobile, and play a sound file letting me know what the problem was.
Nowadays I use a wavecomm GSM modem to send SMS - it uses basic AT
commands and there are several Linux packages that will talk to it.
(I use smstools)
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