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Old 11-17-2017, 01:04 AM   #1
joellapointe1717
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Slax 9,2,1 Wifi


Hi,

I burned the Slax 9,2,1 on a DVD to try it live.
It seems to be based on debian now.
There is a web browser, however I did not see any Wifi manager so
I can connect myself. There is no point to have a web browser without
a Wifi connection.

I'm not familiar with programmation matters, and my knowlege of terminal
commands are limited.

Thank you!
 
Old 11-17-2017, 03:33 PM   #2
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I saw this question after I saw that slax is back (yay)
Since this is my first post I can't put in a url but The guy answered in his blog on slax dot org today how to do it (the blog post dated today November 17, 2017)

To quote him

Quote:
If you are looking for a GUI to configure your wifi network, you may try

apt install network-manager-gnome
nm-applet &

Or better (half download, only 50MB):

apt install wicd
wicd-gtk -t &
So, you install these from the terminal.
 
  


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