airport-modem - Modem monitoring and hangup utility for the original
Apple AirPort Base Station ("Graphite"), the Lucent RG-1000 base
station and the Apple Airport Extreme base station
airport-modem allows you to monitor the state of the internal modem of
your base station and to start/stop the modem connection.
On the AirPort Extreme base station, the modem utility can also display
the approximate duration of the modem connection.
airport-modem accepts no command-line options. airport-modem is a
wrapper script around the AirportBaseStationHangup.jar jar file located
You can set the JAVACMD environment variable to use a specific JVM
instead of the one chosen by the wrapper script. Set the DEBUG
environment variable to 1 to get the debug output from the wrapper
DEBUG Set this variable to 1 to get the debug output from the wrapper
The full path to the Java Virtual Machine to use. By default,
the wrapper uses JAVACMD; if it is not set, it looks for
JAVA_BINDIR/java, then for JAVA_HOME/bin/java before looking for
a java executable in the PATH. In the latter case, the JVM used
can be configured using the Debian alternatives system (see
The full path where your JDK/JRE is installed.
The full path to the directory where the java executable is
Extra command-line arguments to be passed to the Java Virtual
airport-modem was written by Jon Sevy <email@example.com>.
This manual page was written by Julien BLACHE <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for
the Debian project (but may be used by others).
May 20, 2006