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Old 01-09-2008, 09:02 AM   #1
Gavski
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installing wifi pci card


My first Linux os installed (vixta fedora 6 ), now I'm trying to learn it and here's my first problem :-

I need to get drivers installed for my wireless pci card,
I have the drivers but first need to install ndiswrapper to run them,
I have the correct version of ndiswrapper and have un-tar to a directory.
when I navigate to that directory there is a makefile and install instructions telling me to use :-

:make
:make install

but I keep getting - make: command not recognised

any help please, or other way of installing ndiswrapper ??
 
Old 01-09-2008, 09:10 AM   #2
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Install the freshrpms-release package: http://zod.freshrpms.net/rpm.html?id=118
rpm -Uvh http://ftp.freshrpms.net/pub/freshrp....fc.noarch.rpm

Install the dkms-ndiswrapper package:

yum install dkms-ndiswrapper
 
  


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