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Old 11-21-2005, 11:08 AM   #1
rmakers
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Toshiba M30x irda??


I have a toshiba M30x laptop running Mandriva 2006 ....is there an easy way to get irda working so I can communicate w/ pdas and such.....I don't know anything about the Irda utilitys or packages so any info wold be usefull. I am a member of mandriva club so If they have packages I have access to them.
 
Old 11-22-2005, 09:18 PM   #2
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Hi,
Well I donot know about Mandriva, but if you want to do it on your own, then there are a number of tutorials, howtos and links about getting IRDA working on Toshiba laptops here: http://irda.sourceforge.net/smcinit/

If you need any help from my side, you are always welcome. I have recently got irda stuff working on my toshiba M30-742 laptop that too after banging my head against the wall for nearly a month. If you want to read my story, you can read it here:

http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t...-cyberjun.html


cheers,
--cyberjun
 
  


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