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> complete noob to linux....., you have been warned.....
someguyouknow
post May 27 2006, 12:00 AM
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I am trying to set up wireless internet on my Suse 10.1......
i have a Netgear WG111.....
i am a complete noob (as the title states).....
does anyone have a complete noob guide to using that ndiswrapper thing?.....
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post May 27 2006, 04:18 PM
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alright.....i know how to use the ndiswrapper thing....but there doesnt seem to be a driver for it.....
anyone know of a wireless adapter that is compatible automatically compatible with linux?.....without having to find drivers and such for it.....
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post May 28 2006, 12:15 PM
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looks like no one want to help me out.....lol

well.....instead of using wireless adapters, what about wireless bridges?....would that work?
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post May 28 2006, 12:43 PM
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It's not that I don't WANT to help, it's that I dont know anything about wireless networking...


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post May 28 2006, 12:44 PM
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lol....its cool....

so i am assuming you are connect straight to the outlet?
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post May 28 2006, 01:39 PM
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I have wires going under the carpet smile.gif


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post May 28 2006, 03:28 PM
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oh i see......
dang.....i wish i could do that....so much more simple.....
i just installed a WG311T and the madwifi rpms and i still dont have it working......
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post May 28 2006, 04:18 PM
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Type 'iwconfig' and show us the output please

You can find the driver for your card on the manufacturers website; just grab one for Windows XP and 'ndiswrapper -i whatever.inf'


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