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Old 06-01-2008, 03:05 PM   #1
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broadcom 802.11b/g installation difficulty

i have tried installing the wireless card but when i enter the
'ls /lib/modules/2.6.24-17-generic/build' command in the .config file isn't there. how can i get it or is there another way around it.
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Help us and tell us which distro you are using.
Old 06-01-2008, 03:59 PM   #3
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ye that would be useful. im using the latest ubuntu


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