FedoraThis forum is for the discussion of the Fedora Project.
Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community.
You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Join our community today!
Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. If you need to reset your password, click here.
Having a problem logging in? Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
Introduction to Linux - 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.
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. 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.
Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.
This is actually a FAQ at sourceforge and I have read and tried the various things to fix it and I am lost. This is what they say:
# The kernel running should have been compiled from the same sources as ndiswrapper is.
# The compiler used for compiling kernel should be same as the one used to compile ndiswrapper. To make sure these conditions are met, run cat /proc/version and modinfo ndiswrapper and make sure that they match both compiler and kernel versions
When I do that this is what I get:
[root@localhost ~]# cat /proc/version
Linux version 2.6.18-1.2849.fc6 (firstname.lastname@example.org) (gcc version 4.1.1 20061011 (Red Hat 4.1.1-30)) #1 SMP Fri Nov 10 12:36:14 EST 2006
[root@localhost ~]# modinfo ndiswrapper
description: NDIS wrapper driver
author: ndiswrapper team <email@example.com>
vermagic: 2.6.18-1.2849.fc6 SMP mod_unload 686 REGPARM 4KSTACKS gcc-4.1
parm: if_name:Network interface name or template (default: wlan%d) (charp)
parm: proc_uid:The uid of the files created in /proc (default: 0). (int)
parm: proc_gid:The gid of the files created in /proc (default: 0). (int)
parm: debug:debug level (int)
parm: hangcheck_interval:The interval, in seconds, for checking if driver is hung. (default: 0) (int)
It seems to match to me. Any suggestions? I have been trying to get my wireless adapter to work for days.