Verizon EV-DO on Linux

“Spent a little while today getting an EV-DO card working with
openSUSE 10.3. It was nowhere near as difficult as I was expecting
it to be.

“I found a decent resource on this site, though it specifies
Ubuntu. I’m using wvdial to connect, and it’s fairly
straightforward. The page makes it look more complex than it is, so
I’m going to boil it down a bit more…