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Old 02-21-2006, 07:02 AM   #1
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Intel Pro/Wireless 2200BG/2915ABG

how do i install wlan on my laptop

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Old 02-21-2006, 09:43 AM   #2
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Old 02-21-2006, 10:13 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by noxious
You also need to have a 2.6 is my custom kernel config for my Inspirion 600m.
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what is custum with it?
Old 02-21-2006, 12:23 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by Pacux
what is custum with it?
Just about any kernel you config yourself is 'custom' . It generally means that stuff that the hardware/software needs is in there, and any extra 'fluff' is not. The advice is to use any config as a starting point, but change it to suit your needs.

For example: One of my networks is a gigabit network, so my controllers on them are all 1000's. So I make sure in the kernels on them that they don't have 10 or 100 or wireless. My notebook, on the other hand, only has a 10/100 ethernet controller, and the hardware doesn't change, so I got rid of all the non-intel and nvidia,etc stuff in there.

Hope that makes it a little
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I have also write some short documentation about how to install and upgrade the IPW2200 driver on Slackware : and also


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