EP06-E modem not displayed



  • hello Guys,
    I bought an LTE modem module Quectel EP06-E from AliExpress, I see the module from the shell with the command "usbconfig dump_device_desc" and I got the following information about the device:

    
      bLength = 0x0012
      bDescriptorType = 0x0001
      bcdUSB = 0x0200
      bDeviceClass = 0x00ef  <Miscellaneous device>
      bDeviceSubClass = 0x0002
      bDeviceProtocol = 0x0001
      bMaxPacketSize0 = 0x0040
      idVendor = 0x2c7c
      idProduct = 0x0306
      bcdDevice = 0x0310
      iManufacturer = 0x0001  <Quectel>
      iProduct = 0x0002  <EP06-E>
      iSerialNumber = 0x0003  <0123456789ABCDEF>
      bNumConfigurations = 0x0001
    

    when i trying to add the interface as PPP, I cannot see everything about my interface (maybe its not supported yet..)

    can you help me please to resolve this problem?

    LTE Module Official Page: https://www.quectel.com/product/EP06.htm

    My pfSense Specs:
    Intel Core i3-550
    10GB Ram
    250GB SSD Kingston

    Thank you very much and have a good day :)


  • Netgate Administrator

    If it doesn't present as at least one com port pfSense will not see it. Try running: usbconfig dump_all_config_desc

    You may be able to change it's config index to something that does have a com port, if it has multiple config indexes.

    Otherwise you might need to change it's mode in a different OS before moving the card to pfSense.

    Looks like you need to register on that site to download anything. The guides there should tell you something though.

    Steve


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