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Old 04-25-2004, 01:10 PM   #1
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URGENT need help with internet for mandrake

Hi all, i have heard this is the best place for newbies to get help, I have an amd opteron 240 pc running on a rioworks HDAMB mobo, it has an intergrated NIC it is a broadcom netextreme 7xxx series gig ethernet, however i have hit a hitch, upon installing mandrake 10.0 for amd64 and entering in the details of what to connect to my router... but it wont do it it just says no connection ( my setup is like this my pc -> wireless access point <- - - - -> wireless access point -> router ) it autodetected it and the nic is on the HCL but alas it still doesn't work! please help i have just migrated from windows and well i would like to stay with linux but it aint looking good, unless anyone can help? thanks in advance o yeah this is from my dads PC so ifconfig could take some time to type....
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please do not attempt to mark threads as "URGENT", most people just consider it rude. thanks.
Old 05-25-2004, 02:13 PM   #3
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mdk net trouble mi_july

mi_july; have u tried acquiring information via hardware
database for motherboard or components on it. there is
other information gathering orgs; to help solve most problems. suggestion: no panic be calm take time search
persist answers will arrive due time! just ran into a site with support pages in where i found 3page
network interface cards support. so if i can u can too.
go for it. DO NOT DESPAIR PERSIST!!! upward & onward!


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