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Old 04-22-2014, 05:53 AM   #1
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wlan0 not found


I am new to Linux.

I have installed Backtrack 5 r3 on my VMWare.

When I try "ifconfig", it only shows "eth0 and lo".

I am trying to find out "wlan0" but it says "there is no such device".

Please help.

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