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Old 10-13-2007, 02:54 AM   #1
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wifi connection

i have just installed a thesys wifi card on my pc with windows
it works fine but i cant get it to work on linux lime.
the model thesys twl54c/twl542p,there is a program in mint
called mintwifi but i cant seem to access it.
Old 10-13-2007, 02:26 PM   #2
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Try to run
lspci -v
And then look for your wireless card there. From this info you can check if it is supported and if it is what driver you should use.

Good luck.


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