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Old 05-25-2008, 02:28 AM   #1
r5b25
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Question: wireless internet, ubuntu 8.04


I just installed ubuntu on my Gateway and I'm trying to connect to the internet, but when i bring up the network settings window there's no option for wireless, only wired and point2point. I saw something about iwconfig in another topic so i typed it in the prompt and it said lo no wireles connections
eth0 no wireless connections.
im using a netgear WN111 wireless adapter if that means anything.

I have never used linux before, so i would be grateful if someone could explain the solution in great detail. Thanks.
 
Old 05-25-2008, 07:10 AM   #2
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Start here: http://www.linuxquestions.org/linux/...ltimate_Guide/

You will probably want to install ndiswrapper. This article will get you started.

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