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Old 08-07-2008, 05:59 PM   #1
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Complete Newbie To Linux - How to connect to the internet


hey i would like to know if linux automaticly connects or you have to do somthing and if you do what is it..
thanks
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Old 08-07-2008, 06:11 PM   #2
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That's a pretty big question.

How are you trying to connect to the internet?
- Through a wired network connection
- Through a wireless connection
- Through a modem
- Through some other method

What distribution are you using, and what version?

If you tell us more about your situation we will be able to provide answers geared toward it.
 
Old 08-08-2008, 05:20 AM   #3
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wireless connection openSUSE
 
Old 08-08-2008, 08:06 AM   #4
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Hello,

I think you could use YaST for configuring the Wireless on your machine. Please also check the URL http://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Wireless_...ith_SuSE_Linux which could be of help.

Regards,

Vimal Kumar
 
Old 09-17-2008, 11:41 AM   #5
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after all the trouble i finally found out what was wrong.. I had a missing driver
 
  


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