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Old 02-06-2006, 09:00 AM   #1
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Unhappy Cnet CWP-854 wireless card software

Hi! I'm new in linux-world. I'm trying to install ubuntu's distribution in my pc, but first i'm checking the compatibilty of my hardware. I've problems with my wireless card: in the manufacturer web page there's only windows support. Anybody knows what can i do?
the ref of this card is: CNET CWP-854.
Old 02-08-2006, 12:29 AM   #2
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Use Ndiswrapper.

There are plenty of resources on how to build ndiswrapper, and the windows drivers you need to use with it. The Ndiswrapper Wiki can be helpful.


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