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Old 11-11-2004, 09:45 AM   #1
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turning off wireless on a plane

Anybody know how to turn off a built-in wireless card (centrino mini pci) before getting on a plane? I am running Slackware on an IBM thinkpad R-40 with kernel 2.6.8 without module unloading enabled.
Old 11-11-2004, 11:33 AM   #2
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There's probably a BIOS setting as well as a key combo such as Fn-F2 that can be used to disable the card.
Old 11-11-2004, 02:17 PM   #3
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Thanks, I'll see what I can figure out in that direction.


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