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MBIM-NETWORK(1) User Commands MBIM-NETWORK(1)

NAME

mbim-network - Simple network management of MBIM devices

SYNOPSIS

mbim-network [OPTIONS] [DEVICE] [COMMAND]

DESCRIPTION

Simple network management of MBIM devices

Commands:

start
Start network connection
stop
Stop network connection
status
Query network connection status

OPTIONS

--profile=[PATH]
Use the profile in the specified path
--help, -h
Show help options
--version
Show version

Notes:

1) [DEVICE] is given as the full path to the cdc-wdm character device, e.g.:
/dev/cdc-wdm0
2) The mbim-network script requires a profile to work. Unless explicitly specified with `--profile', the file is assumed to be available in the following path:
/etc/mbim-network.conf
3) The APN to use should be configured in the profile, in the following way (e.g. assuming APN is called 'internet'):
APN=internet
4) Optional APN user/password strings may be given in the following way:
APN_USER=user APN_PASS=password
5) If APN user/password is specified, the authentication protocol to use (one of PAP, CHAP or MSCHAPV2) must also be specified in the following way:
APN_AUTH=protocol
6) If you want to instruct the mbim-network script to use the mbim-proxy setup, you can do so by configuring the following line in the profile:
PROXY=yes
7) Once the mbim-network script reports a successful connection you still need to run a DHCP client on the associated WWAN network interface.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2013-2018 Aleksander Morgado License GPLv2+: GNU GPL version 2 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html>
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for mbim-network is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and mbim-network programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info mbim-network

should give you access to the complete manual.

October 2020 mbim-network 1.24.4