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Old 08-24-2010, 11:11 PM   #1
Mike Mather
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Dell 1525 with fedora 13 and D-Link DIR 300 - no connection


My Toshiba laptop works fine but newer Dell 1525 won't connect to wireless network D-Link with Fedora OR Ubuntu?
 
Old 08-25-2010, 08:38 AM   #2
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Sounds like an issue with the Dell's wireless card. Perhaps this will help
 
Old 08-25-2010, 06:19 PM   #3
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The laptop might also have a Broadcom based wireless controller. Post the output of the command:
lspci

Once we know which controller your laptop has installed we can help you load the correct drivers.
 
  


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