LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-17-2009, 12:46 PM   #1
sk8trf
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2007
Posts: 27

Rep: Reputation: 15
Gentoo Wireless usb


Ok so i finally decided to use gentoo out of all the live cd's ive tried i like that one the best, i know its probably not the best idea since i havent used linux in a while, but when i was using it i was using gentoo and i figure stuff will probably start coming back to me the more i use it im still on the live cd right now and i cant get my belkin usb wireless internet card to work can someone help me?
 
Old 10-17-2009, 01:08 PM   #2
jmc1987
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2009
Location: Oklahoma
Distribution: Debian, CentOS, windows 7
Posts: 872

Rep: Reputation: 112Reputation: 112
Does the live CD you are using have a driver built into the kernel. You may need to install a driver.
 
Old 10-17-2009, 03:00 PM   #3
markush
Senior Member
 
Registered: Apr 2007
Location: Germany
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 3,979

Rep: Reputation: 850Reputation: 850Reputation: 850Reputation: 850Reputation: 850Reputation: 850Reputation: 850
Hello sk8rtf,

the lsusb command will help you. It shows if the stick is recognized by the system.

Markus
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Gentoo installation with wireless charlie0313 Gentoo 7 08-14-2008 08:08 AM
xp/gentoo dual boot , gentoo on usb external hard drive gentoo2006 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 2 09-16-2007 12:55 PM
How do I get my Netgear MA111 wireless USB adapter installed in Gentoo? (n00b) Trinyan Linux - Wireless Networking 1 05-17-2006 01:16 AM
USB on Gentoo: usb 1-1: control timeout on ep0out Sharph Linux - General 2 04-19-2005 07:56 AM
Gentoo Newbie needs help setting up USB wireless... ArthurDent Linux - Wireless Networking 7 03-03-2005 03:11 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:48 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration