Version 0.12 ()


EciAdsl and Linux kernels:

From To Status Description
(…) 2.4.17 NOT recommended with EciAdsl.
2.4.18 2.4.27 OK.
2.4.28 2.4.30 You have to patch it (see in Packages).
2.4.31 2.4.31 OK.
2.4.32 2.4.37.x Unknown status (not tested).
2.6.0 2.6.6 You have to patch it (see in Packages).
2.6.7 2.6.8 NOT recommended with EciAdsl (unstable).
2.6.9 OK. NOT recommended with EciAdsl (uhci bug in kernel). OK. (…) Unknown status (not tested).


Warning: you must try ALL .bin files according to your chipset (you have to shutdown the modem between two attempts) before reporting one of these problems to developers:

  • synchronization problem (eci-load2 / eciadsl-synch timeout)
  • LCP timeout (when connecting to provider).

Synchronization files (55 .bin for GS7070 chipset, 22 for GS7470):

Installation instructions:

  • unpack eciadsl-synch_bin.tar.bz2 package in /etc/eciadsl
  • run eciadsl-config-tk or eciadsl-config-text and follow instructions.

Important: you must shutdown your modem between two attempts.
You can make your own .bin with Windows and USB sniffer, look at documentation.