Having a problem logging in? She installed the latest Ubuntu release after Windows XP got infected with a virus or something and pretty much became unusuable and she says she didn’t have a recovery disk or anything, so she decided to install Ubuntu since it’s free. All times are GMT Look at my recent HP XP install at http: I have tried all the drivers on Gateway’s website and even called them they have no idea what to do.

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The first thing to do is determine what wireless chip set the user has. Post what you can find out. CNET’s Forum on laptops is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts.

Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Open a command prompt, and run the command ‘lspci’ without the quotes gatewy post the results in this thread. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.

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Does anybody have a suggestion or link for the driver of my notebook. The ideal wireless gateway? There are two ways to get a wireless card working in linux.

Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Multimedia Audio Gteway Sound card driver needed I have no sound. I’m trying to help her through text messages wierless it’s a pain. Having a problem logging in? Gateway MX Notebook drivers.

Some may be available through installing them online from the repos.

Then we find out what driver you need. Many drivers come with ubuntu. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration.

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Use a native linux driver. Worst case, the drivre exists only as source code. Its free as the original install.

Once you have the correct driver loaded, you still have to configure the card. Some of the sites made it sound like you could just use Windows drivers, but that doesn’t sound right to me and plus it didn’t specify XP or Vista and I don’t trust driver information from random sources.

This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need eireless get a better night’s rest. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network wirfless, trainer and consultant.


You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Two commands to use, iwconfig configures and displays wireless configuration. I scoured google for an hour but didn’t find anything helpful. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Wirsless to Wirekess – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. You are reporting the following post: They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.