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Old 01-30-2006, 10:39 PM   #1
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Linux-illiterate user needs help with his wireless card.

I just put red hat fedora on my dell laptop. I have no clue how to install my wireless card. I am very new to linux and have no idea how this works. so if someone could point nme to where I can get detailed instructions on installing my cisco card I thank them for it.

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Take a look at ndiswrapper, and see if your card is on the supported hardware list.

If it is supported, here are insallation instructions.
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Very well written for an illiterate... Did you perhaps mean inexperienced?

Are you sure that the RedHat installer did not recognize the card--or was it plugged in when you installed?
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the card was not plugged in at the time of the installation. And unfortunately i did mean linux- illiterate becuase none of the folder names make any sense.
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