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Old 03-21-2011, 04:41 PM   #1
demanet
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wifi connection on debian 6


hi i have a installed debian squeeze on a samsung N210 and all work well except for wifi.
i have posted a few results i got when trying to work out what to do. please take a look and advise me on what to do next. thanks


demalition@demanet:~$ lspci | grep -i net
05:00.0 Network controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8192E Wireless LAN Controller (rev 01)
09:00.0 Ethernet controller: Marvell Technology Group Ltd. 88E8040 PCI-E Fast Ethernet Controller
 
Old 03-21-2011, 04:54 PM   #2
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http://wiki.debian.org/rtl819x

found via Google "debian RTL8192E"
 
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Old 03-24-2011, 01:22 PM   #3
demanet
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thank you man you saved me. i followed the link and got the instructions and now connected. the only thing i have to solve now is that each time the page refreshes i have to connect again. i will try and find the cause and possibly the answer too

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