Originally Posted by colorpurple21859
Your most likley missing the driver for your wireless. You should be able to use the windows driver with the ndiswrapper to get it working. It will take some work to get the wireless working. Damn small linux has been out of commission for several years, therefore is not up to date with current hardware. However. I had seen recently where damn small linux development has begun again. There are several distros out there that would be easier to use for someone new to linux.
Yes. DSL is missing quite a few drivers. Especially networking drivers and I never had any luck with ndiswrapper.
I suggest a newer distribution as the open source wireless drivers are getting quite good now days.