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Old 03-17-2015, 10:49 AM   #1
platol82
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check if hardware is working internet card


can i check if my internet hardware is working properly; from a terminal command?
 
Old 03-17-2015, 10:52 AM   #2
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i'll take a wild guess and assume you mean wifi card ?
maybe this set of commands will help us determine what your issue is:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...7/#post5331568

what problems are you having with it ?
 
Old 03-19-2015, 09:57 AM   #3
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i'll take a wild guess and assume you mean wifi card ?
maybe this set of commands will help us determine what your issue is:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...7/#post5331568

what problems are you having with it ?
first your wild guess is correct; wifi card

dont see my network or my neighbors network or any networks!
 
Old 03-19-2015, 12:35 PM   #4
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first your wild guess is correct; wifi card

dont see my network or my neighbors network or any networks!
HP Compaq 6910p
is my blue light ON on the static bar, thats a Big FAt NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!
dont know what the little cave on the left side of my laptop is called but i stuck a Lucent Tech wave lan into see if I could get connect wirelessly! not happening!

using Debian on laptop!

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HP Compaq 6910p
is my blue light ON on the static bar, thats a Big FAt NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!
dont know what the little cave on the left side of my laptop is called but i stuck a Lucent Tech wave lan into see if I could get connect wirelessly! not happening!

using Debian on laptop!
works fine when hardwire up!
 
Old 03-19-2015, 02:50 PM   #5
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um ?, can you please provide the diagnostic info in the linked thread above. doing so will inform responders to this thread about the specific manufacturer and model of your hardware.
 
  


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