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Old 03-30-2010, 11:30 PM   #1
hansemmanuel
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MY wireless card not functional in fedora12


I HAVE THOSHIBA satellite L500 lap with rtl8187 wireless card..but it's not working on fedora12...

I am able see out put of command modinfo rtl8187

But when I am using lsmod |grep rtl8187 I can't see anything.

I updated my kerenel...any way the module is there that's why it's showing modinfo..But it's not loaded.
module is at /lib/modules/$(uname -r)/kerenel/driveres/net/wireless/rtl81xx/rtl8187.ko

what I want to do?please help me
 
Old 03-31-2010, 12:00 AM   #2
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I've never been able to get my rtl8187b wireless card to work with Linux. I've seen some success with the rtl8187se though. What is the full line from lsusb, or lspci that shows your rtl8187 card?

Mine is shown under lsusb:
[GoinEasy9@fedora13dw32a ~]$ lsusb
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0bda:8187 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. RTL8187 Wireless Adapter
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0bda:0111 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Card Reader
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
 
  


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