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Old 03-21-2004, 04:42 PM   #1
Caine
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Unhappy I installed Mandrake 10.0 - cannot get a wireless internet connection !!!!


I have installed Mandrake 10.0 and I cannot get an internet connection using my wireless card - D-link - I would like to be able to connect anyway I can, even using a unsecure connection - any help with this is much appreciated. Thank You - Caine
 
Old 03-21-2004, 04:50 PM   #2
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ndiswrapper

you should install ndiswrapper or linuxant if your card's chipset is not supported by your kernel.

I installed the ndiswrapper and m;y card has been recognized, however i cannot change my essid uner the managed mode. But if you look at the forums you will probably find success stories for d-link cards. mine however is a mn 720 using a broadcom chipset.
 
  


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