modem-cmd - send arbitrary AT commands to your modem

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename modem-cmd_1.0.2-3_all.deb
Package name modem-cmd
Package version 1.0.2
Package release 3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category comm
License -
Maintainer SZ Lin (林上智) <>
Download size 4.77 KB
Installed size 26.00 KB
modem-cmd can be used to send arbitrary AT commands to a modem device over
a serial line.
This means it can be used as a phone dialer:
$ modem-cmd /dev/ttyUSB0 ATDT123456


Package Version Architecture Repository
modem-cmd_1.0.2-3_all.deb 1.0.2 all Debian Main
modem-cmd - - -


Name Value
python3 -
python3-serial >= 2.6
python3:any -


Type URL
Binary Package modem-cmd_1.0.2-3_all.deb
Source Package modem-cmd

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install modem-cmd deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install modem-cmd




2018-12-20 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
modem-cmd (1.0.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Ondřej Nový ]
* d/control: Remove ancient X-Python3-Version field
[ SZ Lin (林上智) ]
* Add upstream metadata
* d/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1
2018-04-24 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
modem-cmd (1.0.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* d/control: change arch. type to all
*            bump Standards-Version to 4.1.4
*            bump debhelper to 11
*            change VCS to salsa
*            add missing build dependency: dh-python (Closes: #896799)
*            update priority to optional
* d/compat: bump compat version to 11
2017-07-21 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
modem-cmd (1.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New maintainer (Closes: #858660).
* Import new upstream (conceptual fork with backward compatible).
* Drop native Debian package.
* Support read multiline response (Closes: #782490).
* Change git packaging mechanism from gbp to git-dpm.
* Change source format from native to quilt.
* Bump compat version to 10.
2017-07-15 - Petter Reinholdtsen <>
modem-cmd (0.0.3) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Change maintainer to Debian QA Group.  Orphaned in
BTS report #858660.
* Correct d/copyright formatting.
* Changed Standards-Version from 3.9.3 to 4.0.0.
* Added d/gbp.conf to enforce the use of pristine-tar.
2012-03-08 - Khalid El Fathi <>
modem-cmd (0.0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #594372).
* Bump to Standards-Version 3.9.3.
* Bump debhelper compta version.
* Update copyright file.
* Add Vcs-{Browser,Git} pointing to collab-maint/modem-cmd.git.
* Added manual page.
* debian/control: Added debhelper, removed cdbs.
* debian/rules: Switched to debhelper.
2009-12-07 - Robert Millan <>
modem-cmd (0.0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release.  (Closes: #559774)

See Also

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modem-manager-gui-help_0.0.19.1-2_all.deb GUI front-end for ModemManager / Wader / oFono - documentation
modem-manager-gui_0.0.19.1-2_i386.deb GUI front-end for ModemManager / Wader / oFono
modemmanager-dev_1.10.0-1_i386.deb D-Bus service for managing modems - development files
modemmanager-doc_1.10.0-1_all.deb D-Bus service for managing modems - documentation files
modemmanager-qt-dev_5.54.0-1_i386.deb Qt wrapper for ModemManager - devel files
modemmanager_1.10.0-1_i386.deb D-Bus service for managing modems
modestmaps-js-doc_3.3.6+ds2-1_all.deb display and interaction library for tile-based maps - docs
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