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Old 02-09-2010, 04:17 AM   #1
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How to install Realtek 8139/8168 Ethernet drivers?

How to install Realtek 8139 Ethernet driver? I tried downloading from realtek website. there is no driver for Realtek 8139. Although i downloaded the driver for 8168 for Linux, i could not install it after uncompressing the tar file

Kindly help me out with this issue
Old 02-09-2010, 04:59 AM   #2
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Hi melchizedec

What chipset does your network card have?
Can you please describe what have you done already?
Where do you get stuck?

Try to follow the quick tutoral here:



driver, install, rtl8139

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