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Old 08-09-2005, 11:48 AM   #1
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Ubuntu/ wireless for my laptop

I have been trying to get my wireless capability operational on my new inspiron 2200. Here is what I have found and done so far ( Newb here)

Downloaded this ndiswrapper gui:

Put in home folder. tried to install with this this command:

sudo dpkg -i ndisgtk_0.2-0ubuntu1_i386.deb

Thjis is the error i recieved and I really dont know where to go from here.

Unpacking replacement ndisgtk ...
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of ndisgtk:
ndisgtk depends on ndiswrapper-utils; however:
Package ndiswrapper-utils is not installed.
dpkg: error processing ndisgtk (--install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Errors were encountered while processing:
Old 08-10-2005, 05:10 AM   #2
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Check that page:

Then look for Ubuntu and get back here in case you cannot fix it.

Last edited by Fernandoch; 08-15-2005 at 12:41 PM.
Old 08-13-2005, 11:28 PM   #3
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Got it, Thanks
Old 09-03-2005, 02:31 PM   #4
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Try these instructions. They've always worked for me.


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