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Old 12-24-2004, 08:13 AM   #1
chaos_dragon
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getting my Linsys Wireless-G USB adapter to work with Mandrake...


*topic*

how exactly would i go about doing that? i am COMPLEtely new to linux and mandrake, and pretty much have no clue what to do
 
Old 12-24-2004, 03:20 PM   #2
Caeda
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First you take the USB adapter, lay it in the driveway and drive over it several dozen times as you really don't have a prayer of getting it to work in this lifetime unless and miracle occurs.

Then, as long as your in the car, you drive to a store and buy a wireless card that is listed as "working" in the hardware database, or lists itself as being linux compatible.
 
  


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