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Old 07-09-2005, 12:40 PM   #1
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installing driver... need help


alright, so, i tried this in the networking forum, but i recieved no replies... i think i scared 'em off with my long post. i'm gonna keep this short and sweet. i have an ethernet card. says it's supported by linux. has a cd w/ drivers. i follow the instructions ('cause that's what newbs do), and it doesn't work (driver doesn't install). i'm gonna just stop there for now, and if you're interested in helping, i can give more pertinent information.

thank you
 
Old 07-09-2005, 01:38 PM   #2
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I have one invaluable piece of advice for you: read Smart Questions (ESR), Bug Reports (linked to in SQ) and (you didn't do this, but still) Yes-Or-No-Questions.

hth --Jonas
 
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