Mobile Broadband with Skype / openvpn

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hi all, I'm trying to solve some strange behaviour with Mobile Broadband and Skype / openvpn in Fedora 17. I've successfully set up my Huawei E173 mobile broadband dongle, by installing the required driver (included with the Huawei Mobile Partner software). Now it works fine for web browsing, and iit shows up in the GNOME widget in the top-right corner with the signal strength, and as "Mobile broadband" in the drop-down menu. However, the behaviour is a bit strange for Skype and openvpn: - if I try to login to Skype, it tries for a while and then fails with "Server con (HowTos)