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Old 06-27-2005, 03:09 PM   #1
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Wireless USB Network Adapters

Hi All,

As i am new here you can all quess that i am a Absolute Newbie on the Linux stage.

Can anybody let me know what Wireless USB Network Adapters are Linux compatible????

I installed ( 1st try ) Lix yesterday, but he does not accept the Linksys Wireless USB Network Adapter WUSB11 ver. 2.6 . Cant find Drivers nowhere.

So i may need onother Brand ??

Cant wait......

Be well
Old 06-28-2005, 07:48 AM   #2
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Through linux-native drivers, I think none of them is supported... However, using ndiswrapper from you can make a lot of them work almost perfect.

I have never tried it myself, but it seems fairly simple...
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Thanx, will try if lucky i will post
Old 06-28-2005, 02:31 PM   #4
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some usb adapters have native linux support. take a look at this page for example: or there is driver for WSUSB11 ver 2.5 (i don't know if it's good or not, i just saw it).


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