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Old 02-19-2009, 08:48 AM   #1
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problem in connecting internet


Hello,
I have to two operating system in my hard disk....windows xp and ubuntu 8.04...when i use win xp i didnt have any problem with internet...but when i use ubuntu its not working...dont know what to do....can anyone help me....my system is dual boot operating system....Thanks in advance...
 
Old 02-19-2009, 08:58 AM   #2
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Hello,
I have to two operating system in my hard disk....windows xp and ubuntu 8.04...when i use win xp i didnt have any problem with internet...but when i use ubuntu its not working...dont know what to do....can anyone help me....my system is dual boot operating system....Thanks in advance...
You have a wireless or Ethernet connexion ?
please give the input of the command :
Quote:
ifconfig
 
Old 02-19-2009, 10:18 PM   #3
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i am getting the internet connection now...The problem is missing driver for my Ethernet card in Linux....so i saw the model and company name in windows and googled for driver......the ethernet card is atheros l2 card....i got the driver for linux....and i installed too....but every time i have to insmod that atl2.ko file when i restart the system.....after that only my internet is working....is there any way to set this kernel object permanently in kernel?whats the procedure?
 
Old 02-22-2009, 02:15 AM   #4
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please anyone help me to load that module permanently inside the kernel.....whats the procedure...what to do?
 
Old 02-22-2009, 02:21 AM   #5
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sudo echo "atl2" >> /etc/modules
 
Old 02-22-2009, 02:49 AM   #6
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no....its not working when after doing this too.....
 
Old 02-22-2009, 02:52 AM   #7
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did you rebooted?
you can put the command in
/etc/rc.local
to load the module
 
  


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