LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
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 01-17-2005, 02:51 AM   #1
sparkspt
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2005
Posts: 15

Rep: Reputation: 0
kernel update on slackware 10.0


i im a noob in linux , i have slackware 10.0 , recently i bought a wireless card but slackware doesnt install it by itself. i read a little bit on internet and someone say thet the driver are enable on kernel 2.4 i have 2.2.26 so i think i must update kernel , but its chinesse for me can ne1 help plz
 
Old 01-17-2005, 02:55 AM   #2
Linux~Powered
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Location: /lost+found
Distribution: Slack`er-current
Posts: 845

Rep: Reputation: 33
2.2.26 or do you mean 2.4.26?... You should really upgrade if it's 2.2.26. I would upgrade to the 2.6.*. I've been using it for some time now and havn't had any problems with it.

Here's a link to guide you...
 
Old 01-17-2005, 03:02 AM   #3
sparkspt
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2005
Posts: 15

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
im not sure about kernel version its the one who came with slackware 10.0 instalation
 
Old 01-17-2005, 03:09 AM   #4
Linux~Powered
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Location: /lost+found
Distribution: Slack`er-current
Posts: 845

Rep: Reputation: 33
It's 2.4.26 then. The code..

Code:
uname -a
will tell you what you're running on.
 
  


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
Problems with NVIDIA drivers after kernel update with yast online update Sheytan Linux - Software 4 05-06-2007 11:27 AM
trying to update kernel on slackware 10.0 salviadud Linux - Newbie 2 02-08-2005 08:53 AM
Problems with NVIDIA drivers after kernel update with yast online update Sheytan Linux - Distributions 0 10-13-2004 12:01 PM
2.4.8 kernel update to 2.6.5 under slackware ? jamaso Slackware 7 05-10-2004 06:10 PM
How to update the 2.4.X kernel, on slackware 9.1? MadProfessor Linux - Software 1 01-09-2004 09:41 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:01 PM.

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