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Old 03-27-2005, 08:30 PM   #1
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Can't figure out how to run files after install

I'm trying to get my laptop up and running with linux, but I can't for the life of me get the wifi card to work. Research has pointed me to downloading either ndiswrapper or linuxant. Since I'm still a pretty big newbie, I decided to go with linuxant's trial while I get used to linux. Anyhow, linuxant came as an RPM, so I opened it and it went through the install. However, I can't figure out how to open the program now. I'e never made it past this point in Linux, so if anyone could help me out, I'd be really happy.

Old 03-27-2005, 08:35 PM   #2
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In whatever directory it installed the RPM to there should be a readme file. It should tell you how to set it up.
Old 03-27-2005, 08:43 PM   #3
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Well, I can't even find where it installed the RPM. I'm using Mandrake 10.1, if that helps. Where's the default install directory?


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