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Old 09-22-2003, 05:17 PM   #1
Crimson Azure
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Hummm how it goes is my friends convinced me to switch to Linux so I downloaded the Knoppix ISO to test it out. How it goes is since I was raised on Window I have absolutely NO idea how to work anything. I believe in working out kinks as I go so I'll install Linux either way just for the challange, but I do have one question before I format my computer.

Does anyone know to get the Netgear MA101 Rev. A to work on Redhat 9? I've read some tutorials but I don't really get it, and I can't really ask for help after I installed linux because I wouldn't be able to get online.
 
Old 09-22-2003, 05:56 PM   #2
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http://atmelwlandriver.sourceforge.net/howto/howto.html

I can't really vouch for the info in there, since I don't have that network adapter, but this should give you an idea of whether or not you want to try it. RH8 is close enough to RH9 that the info *should* be mostly the same.

Good luck!
 
Old 09-22-2003, 06:05 PM   #3
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you could of course dual boot...then you could still have windows for net access while your working the kinks out in redhat...then when everything is working you can ditch windows
 
  


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