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Old 04-06-2009, 04:13 AM   #1
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Question Could not use my wifi with Redhat Linux EL 5


Im using both windows xp & Redhat Linux EL 5 with my Acer Aspire 1640Z Notebook.

To access the internet im using TP-Link 108M Wireless ADSL2+Router. I could able to access internet with windows xp when i installed device driver for WLAN 802.11 (Intel) which is available at the acer support site.

My problem is i could not able to connect with the internet when i use use Redhat Linux EL5.

Could some one kindly help me regarding how to overcome this issue.
Old 04-06-2009, 06:04 AM   #2
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Funny, Intel wifi drivers should be included and automatically running by default.

Can you post the output of 'lsmod' in a terminal?
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