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Old 04-19-2005, 11:55 AM   #1
Fusspils
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Wireless PCMCIA card


Hi,

Need help installing a wireless PCMCIA card (ZyAir b-101)
Newb to Linux so please be patient
Thanx
 
Old 04-19-2005, 12:41 PM   #2
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You can probably use the windows driver under linux using ndiswrapper. There is an installation guide here: http://ndiswrapper.sourceforge.net/p...p/Installation

Debian specific instructions are here: http://ndiswrapper.sourceforge.net/p...allDebianSarge

It is not a trivial thing to do unfortunately. If you read the instructions very carefully, you should be able to get ndiswrapper installed. There is a report of a zyxel card running on linux using the windows driver off of the CD on the driver list page. Hope that helps! This is one area where Linux lags behind. It took me a long time to get my wireless card working.
 
  


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