im trying to execute minicom on centos.

i installed it using this command:

yum install minicom

after the installation completed, i ran this command:


but i get this even after installing minicom:

[root@host ~]# minicom
minicom: WARNING: configuration file not found, using defaults
Device /dev/modem access failed: No such file or directory.
[root@host ~]#

what can i do to fix this?