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Old 08-15-2003, 12:11 AM   #1
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Ethernet Adapter

I downloaded the RPM from Broadcom for my adapter. I messed around with it a little bit within KDE and at the command line and can't seem to get 'RPM' to work?

Any suggestions?
Old 08-15-2003, 09:14 AM   #2
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you cant make the rpm install? what command have you tried?
and what distro are you running?
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i'm running a gentoo linux system on my laptop, exactly the last release, I couldn't have been succesfull with the smc2635w in this distro, i've instaled it on a knoppix-hd-installed but i'm just with gentoo and i've spent too many hours trying to get succes, so i will be very gratefull if anybody could tell me the steps for install it on gentoo, thanks before ... trast


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