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Old 08-05-2008, 11:30 AM   #1
indriaj
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setting wifi and eth in slackware


i am new in slackware (linux), please give me description,
how to activate and setting the wifi and network (using ethernet card) in slackware.
i use slackware ver.12
this is my first linux

NB: would you please someone send me the list of command in slackware
and the sample how to use it or type it
for example:
command : cd
example : cd doc


thanks

indriaj

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Old 08-05-2008, 02:26 PM   #2
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Please take a look at the man pages for the commands 'ifconfig' and 'iwconfig' -- you will find quite a bit of information that will help you connect to a wired or wireless network, as well as related commands.
 
Old 08-05-2008, 03:36 PM   #3
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Hi,

'SlackwareŽ Essentials' and 'SlackwareŽ Basics' are two good references.

'Linux Documentation Project' is another good source for reference.

A good admin guide to reference is 'Linux Newbie Admin Guide'.

These links and others can be found at 'Slackware-Links'. More than just SlackwareŽ links!
 
Old 08-05-2008, 03:38 PM   #4
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Hi,

You did run 'netconfig' as root to configure the device?
If so then please post the output of 'ifconfig -a'.
 
  


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