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Old 09-21-2005, 02:33 PM   #1
Gald3r
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Question Looking for RH 9 drivers...


Hi! I am looking for some drivers using the search engines but so far I have found nothing. Is there a site or a group of internet places where someone can find drivers for Linux? My version is RedHat 9 and my devices an HP psc 1310 printer and a wifi linksys wireless-G pci netcard. Any thoughts? I appreciate your help

p.s. Do these drivers have a rpm extension??? Generally, all the RH9 drivers have a rpm extension? I still cannot understand exactly what this extension stands for.

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Old 09-21-2005, 03:40 PM   #2
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You could try http://hpinkjet.sourceforge.net/.
 
Old 09-21-2005, 05:15 PM   #3
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Is your card on here?

http://www.linuxquestions.org/hcl/showcat.php?cat=144

or here?

http://ndiswrapper.sourceforge.net/m...index.php/List

rpm is "redhat package manager" - you probably won't find an rpm for the driver for your card.
 
Old 09-21-2005, 05:30 PM   #4
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Thank you very much, it is in the second link. However the driver file is a .exe file. How am I supposed to execute this from linux? Furthermore I see that it is a driver that works only for win 2000 and xp

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