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Old 03-01-2006, 01:46 PM   #1
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install wireless card Hp pavilion - mandriva 2006

Hello again,
I can't install my wireless card,
I found the driver in the cd driver of my HP Pavilion, then i run mandriva control center/network and internet/set up a new network.. There i select the WLAn and get the driver i found but when i cant install the card: 'error: unable to install the bcmwl5 ndiswrapper driver!"
Thanks for your reply
wireless card: Broadcom 802.11d/g WLAN
Old 03-01-2006, 07:35 PM   #2
Olle Gladso
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I recommend getting an Orinoco card. I found an Enterasys Roamabout (rebadged Orinoco) on Ebay. Works perfect.
If you want to use Ndiswrapper you might need to get the driver from the Conexant Website.


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