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Old 03-27-2009, 02:04 PM   #1
dexter.quanto
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Question configuring atheros wireless nic: error


i have installed opensuse 11.0. on acer aspire 4520 laptop.
network settings shows the following error:
unable to configure network card because kernel device (eth0,wlan0)is not present.this is mostly caused by missing frimware (for wlan devices)
see dmesg output for details.



please help
 
Old 03-28-2009, 08:48 PM   #2
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Well, it is easier for people here to help you if you also include your dmesg output to see what is the problem.
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at the Konsole and copy the output of the dmesg here.
 
  


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