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Sorry if this is the wrong thread, I have searched but to no avail!
I have played with various distros on various desktops and they have all be plug and play.
However I am now running a laptop and have a copy of knoppix, I am trying to get wifi and sound working. When I run knoppix (live CD) it detects teh wifi but I have no idea how to configure it! I've not looked at the sound yet.
See if this is of any help. The first part of the section is about ndiswrapper, but toward the end of the section the actual connection is discussed. And it is done w/o kwlan which the author describes as "incomplete."