Fonic/O2 Surf Stick on iBook G4 running Ubuntu 10.04

The Huawai E220/E270 stick I got from Fonic is just working on Ubuntu Lucid Lynx.
Fonic is pre-configured in the provider database of the network manager and there was no need for a special setup of the USB stick.
The latter was necessary on my Dell notebook (see usb-modeswitch). Perhaps it’s something related to the different PowerPC architecture, that it’s working without this package on the iBook.

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