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Old 12-26-2004, 06:35 PM   #1
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Linux Hardware List?


Where could I find a list of compatible Linux hardware? I'm specifically looking for a wireless adapter right now, but other things as well.
 
Old 12-26-2004, 06:39 PM   #2
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Have you tried the HCL? http://www.linuxquestions.org/hcl/sh...cat=10&ppuser= for wireless cards sorted by most compatible to least compatible. It's an invaluable resource.

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Old 12-26-2004, 08:17 PM   #3
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With ndiswrapper, you should be able to get most wireless cards to work. It's not really that hard to use either. The other day I got a Linksys WMP11 v4 to work in Fedora Core 3. You can get ndiswrapper at http://ndiswrapper.sourceforge.net/. The site provides good instructions for getting it to work, and the tutorials section here has a few articles on it.
 
  


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