View Full Version : [ubuntu] i keep getting disconnected from all im clients!
April 18th, 2010, 08:37 PM
hey, i use a t-mobile usb mobile broadband stick; model usb stick 120.
the signal strength is 3g yet i randomly get disconnected from the likes of
can anyone tell me why, or how to fix it
April 18th, 2010, 08:56 PM
also when i connect to pidgin messenger, i am straight away disconnect and given this error
"Connection error from Notification server:
April 18th, 2010, 08:59 PM
not sure as to all reasons
but sometimes if your sevice provider sends you a SMS text message then modem may be dropping to textmode therefore dropping the 3g connection,
next time it happens
check if any messages have come through at the same, best prog is wammu its in the repos
after using wammu you may have to disconnect the modem and then reconnect
also depending on the method of connection you may find the modem manager hanging on to the modem , here again disconnect and reconnect the modem
also if you are using these services , and the progs are laying idle , then your ISP may be closing the connection
check your log files , there may a clue in there, some times it may say " disconnected by peer "
Just noticed your post above so will look into the meaning of the message
April 18th, 2010, 09:02 PM
how do i do this man... sorry im a n00b
April 18th, 2010, 09:24 PM
Don't think doing the above will help
Looking up the reasons for the Error message
here is one for pidgin
will post more as I find them
also have you tried Emesene
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