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Old 01-09-2005, 07:17 PM   #1
jdchvacr
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how do i get the linux os to recognize 2 wire router


i got my 10/100 usb to be recognized but can not get the software on to the computer to recognize the router by 2 wire i have the install disk but it will not install, i know i'm missing something can some one get me a little help.

i just love the rest of the program it run great on my laptop.

thank you

jon


i am running mandrake 10.1 os

and a 2 wire home 2 port , wireless capable modem

thank you again
 
Old 01-09-2005, 07:48 PM   #2
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Maybe recompilig the kernel would do the trick, if you'd include support for you router. Or some other solution I don't know of.
 
Old 01-09-2005, 07:49 PM   #3
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so your computer connects to the router via USB ???

what does the command "lsusb" say about your USB router ?
did the kernel assign the USB port an Ethernet id (eth#) ???
what does "dmesg | grep eth" say ?
 
  


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