Reliance 3G option not available in Mobile Broadband

Bug #892937 reported by Saaz Rai on 2011-11-21
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
mobile-broadband-provider-info (Ubuntu)
Bhavani Shankar

Bug Description

While trying to connect Reliance 3G USB Data Modem, option not available in Network Manager (11.10).

Model : Huawei E173

Workaround: I had to manually enter the APN as rcomnet.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: network-manager
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-12.20-generic-pae 3.0.4
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-12-generic-pae i686
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu4
Architecture: i386
CRDA: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory
Date: Mon Nov 21 08:46:45 2011

 auto lo
 iface lo inet loopback
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" - Release i386 (20110427.1)
 default via dev ppp0 proto static dev ppp0 proto kernel scope link src
Keyfiles: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory
SourcePackage: network-manager
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to oneiric on 2011-10-13 (38 days ago)

Saaz Rai (saaz-rai) wrote :
Saaz Rai (saaz-rai) wrote :
affects: network-manager (Ubuntu) → mobile-broadband-provider-info (Ubuntu)
Bhavani Shankar (bhavi) wrote :

Hi Saaz

Thanks a lot for your bug report

Reported upstream here


Changed in mobile-broadband-provider-info (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
assignee: nobody → Bhavani Shankar (bhavi)
Antti Kaijanmäki (kaijanmaki) wrote :

Thank you for the report! Unfortunately this bug is missing a patch. I don't feel comfortable crafting a patch blindly out of the information of this bug report without being able to do any testing. Please double check the necessary settings from the provider webpage and prepare a patch according to

You can ask for help on IRC at channel #nm@freenode or at NM mailing list <email address hidden>.

Changed in mobile-broadband-provider-info (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Confirmed
Antti Kaijanmäki (kaijanmaki) wrote :

Fixed committed to upstream:

commit 9a847cddcd6a313fda6a83a8ae215959178cc5b9
Author: Antti Kaijanmäki <email address hidden>
Date: Tue Apr 10 17:03:40 2012 +0300

    in: Add support for Reliance 3G provider in India (lp:892937) (bgo #673362)

Changed in mobile-broadband-provider-info (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Changed in mobile-broadband-provider-info:
importance: Unknown → Wishlist
status: Unknown → New
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package mobile-broadband-provider-info - 20120410-0ubuntu1

mobile-broadband-provider-info (20120410-0ubuntu1) precise; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    - la: add Unitel, Beeline, and Lao Telecom providers (LP: #907674)
    - in: Add support for Reliance 3G provider in India (LP: #892937)
    - au: add Telstra BigPond plan (LP: #941773)
    - dk: add provider Onfone Internet DK (LP: #929448)
    - ke: Change of Provider name from celtel to Airtel (LP: #912728)
    - pk: add CDMA provider WorldCall Wireless (LP: #939828)
    - nl: mark T-Mobile as the primary provider for MCC/MNC 204/16 (rh #671372)
    - ru: update Russian Megafon provider (LP: #952184)
 -- Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre <email address hidden> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 14:12:19 -0400

Changed in mobile-broadband-provider-info (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Changed in mobile-broadband-provider-info:
status: New → Fix Released
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