Install the linux-firmware-nonfree package from the multiverse repository before plugging in the device: You can visit community. Having a problem logging in? This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Message 5 of 5.
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Place the CD in the drive and install these with ndiswrapper: Install the linux-firmware-nonfree package from the multiverse repository before plugging in the device: Well that answer my question though. You just have to use hardware that is self contained rather than relying on a windows driver to do the work. Is it possible that after years of complaints Netgear still manufactures wireless usb limux not comptaible with Linux!!!!
The other thing I see is people saying it doesnt work and there’s just no reason to mess with trying it. Setup The Network Interfaces Specify the details of the connection. If so, I’ve done that without joy.
This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Instead of using the ndiswrapper linud the repositories I had to download the latest version of ndiswrapper from their home page at SourceForge.
Message 3 of 5. Im at the point where ive given up with linux, but hold out hope that somewhere theres a distro that will work. Are there bits of Ubuntu that I can nick or install over the Crunchbang bits to get the wireless to work or does Ubuntu working but CB not shed any light on my wireless problem to anybody.
This is the same drivers that are available on the factory disk. This will be wlan0 if this wwg111 your only wireless device. Note the wlan that is reported. Everything else worked great but but that. Community Home Community Browser: BB code is On.
Though the author tested with the version 1 dongle it was reported that the version 2 dongle also works.
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If you need to reset your password, click here. I spent 2 week trying to get several distros to w111 with my netgear wg card, to no avail. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
Test the connection by running ifup wlan0 You should receive an IP if things are working correctly.
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Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. I bow to the god of microsoft. Linux does not mean 2 months of work just to get an internet connection.
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I have no problem using my v3 on Debian 6. Is your suggestion the same as using the system update function? Crunchbang works so well on this old laptop I-d really like to try linus keep it. Just plug and play. You can visit community.