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Old 11-09-2008, 05:35 AM   #1
deanthegreen
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Lightbulb Can't install ndiswrapper from USB boot- no cd-r player.


Problem- Installed Ubuntu 8.10 from USB on computer with cd-rom that does not recognise cd-r (former Hewlett Packard corporate deal). So my burnt copy of Ubuntu is not available as a source for ndiswrapper to install a windows .inf driver. How do I install ndisrwapper without cd support? I have latest copy of ndiswrapper waiting on desktop. All support I researched points to cd as source. Sincere thanks in advance.
 
Old 11-09-2008, 09:51 PM   #2
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Just install ndiswrapper as you normally would, make then make install. If your talking about getting drivers, you can usually find them on the providers website. Just get on a different computer with an internet connection, download the drivers and put them on the flash drive.
 
  


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