Package usb-modeswitch: Information

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Build time:
Mar 7, 2022, 08:51 PM in the task #296361
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usb-modeswitch is a mode switching tool for controlling "flip flop" (multiple device) USB gear
USB_ModeSwitch is (surprise!) a mode switching tool for controlling
"flip flop" (multiple device) USB gear.
Several new USB devices (especially high-speed wireless WAN stuff, there
seems to be a chipset from Qualcomm offering that feature) have their
MS Windows drivers onboard; when plugged in for the first time they act
like a flash storage and start installing the driver from there.
After that (and on every consecutive plugging) this driver switches the
mode internally, the storage device vanishes (in most cases), and a new
device (like a USB modem) shows up. The WWAN gear maker Option calls
that feature "ZeroCD (TM)".

Needed for MTS (and others) branded e1550 modems.

List of rpms provided by this srpm:
usb-modeswitch (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
usb-modeswitch-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)


    1. tcl
    2. libusb-devel

Last changed

March 7, 2022 Sergey Y. Afonin 2.6.1-alt3
- cleanup %files section in spec
March 7, 2022 Sergey Y. Afonin 2.6.1-alt2
- updated systemd-detection.patch (ALT #38132)
- added %config(noreplace) for %_sysconfdir/usb_modeswitch.conf
March 5, 2022 Sergey Y. Afonin 2.6.1-alt1
- 2.6.1