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Old 08-27-2005, 03:08 PM   #1
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Installing my network adapter


I was able to download my device driver for my Marvell Yukon gigabit ethernet card. Ubuntu didn't recognize it and i need help installing the file.
Here is the file i downloaded "install-8_23.tar.bz2" I know how to extract a .tar file, but i have no idea what a .bz2 file is. I need help installing it. Any help would be very appreciated. I am fairly new in linux. So be gentle.
 
Old 08-28-2005, 12:39 AM   #2
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bz2 is the bzip program. You can

bzcat install-8_23.tar.bz2 | tar xvf -

to unpack

I found this link to be helpful for Yukon Gigabit on the 2.6 kernal:

http://www.syskonnect.de/syskonnect/...tm/sk9elin.htm
 
  


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