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Old 08-13-2004, 02:17 PM   #1
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Linux N00b needing help installing wireless with Fedora Core 2

Hey all....

I just downloaded Fedora Core 2 yesterday and installed it so this is basically my 2nd day using Linux. Currently I'm using WinXP but only because when I boot up into Fedora I dont know how to install wireless cards. I have some drivers on my desktop in linux but since I'm a complete n00b I have no idea on how to install stuff. I have a DWL 520 Wireless-G PCI card in my PC and its working fine in windows I just need to know how to set up wireless cards in Fedora. Thanks for your help in advance,

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Have a shot at google at 'ndiswrapper'.....
Old 08-13-2004, 03:02 PM   #3
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i know nothing about Linux so how would i even install that?


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