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Old 12-04-2006, 06:41 PM   #1
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Windows Drivers?


I'm using Mepis 6.0 and I have a few problems with it. Is there a way to use windows drivers with Linux? I'm running this on a Dell Inspiron 1100 laptop.

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Old 12-04-2006, 06:51 PM   #2
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With some devices, yes, check out ndiswrapper. It may be useful to list what hardware bits you are having problems with, maybe someone else has figured out a way to make it work.

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