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Old 06-29-2008, 09:52 AM   #1
vinumpillai
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How can i get my wireless card working in fedora core 9 (WLAN 802.11b/g D1705/D1706)


I have a Fujitsu Siemens Esprimo Desktop with Fedora 9 is installed. Fedora is not detecting the wireless which is built in. Wireless is of the type USB not a pci card. The card is Fujitsu Siemens Computers WLAN 802.11b/g D1705/D1706.

Where can i get the linus driver for this card, or how can i get this wireless card working. Please help. I am not an expert in Linux, Just started learning.

Thanks and regards

Vinu
 
Old 06-30-2008, 01:13 PM   #2
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it might just be my ignorance, but i haven't heard of usb type built in wireless devices. here's a database of wifi cards with available drivers for linux(pci and usb):

http://www.linuxwireless.org/en/users/Devices

even if your card isn't listed above(which it isn't btw), you can still try using your MSwindows drivers in linux. for more info about that, check ndiswrapper's site:

http://ndiswrapper.sourceforge.net/joomla/

i hope this helps
 
Old 06-30-2008, 01:34 PM   #3
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its not a built-in...
 
  


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