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Old 03-25-2008, 12:12 PM   #1
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Drivers for BackTrack 2

Ok im totally lost with this...first time using linux on anything other then VM where the network settings are shared. Im trying to run BT2 on a Mac OSX Leopard computer and when i run the live CD there is no internet connection. Im guessing i need the drivers for the ethernet and whatever else doesn't work (i havent even figured out what all isn't working). Does anyone know where to find Mac drivers for BT2? I searched google and usually it comes up with mac address type results (thanks apple for making such an annoyingly named computer). Well any help would be appreciated.
Old 03-26-2008, 08:49 PM   #2
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It probably isn't Apple specific hardware, it is probably just standard Intel or similar stuff. Find out the exact chipsets of the hardware, then find the drivers.


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