[ubuntu-uk] Ubuntu and Realtek Realtek RTL8187BWireless 802.11g 54Mbps USB 2.0 Network Adapter

Gordon gbplinux at gmail.com
Wed Jun 4 16:54:43 BST 2008

"Dave Morley" <davmor2 at gmail.com> wrote in 
message news:1212594327.7049.8.camel at smegal...
>>On Wed, 2008-06-04 at 16:26 +0100, Gordon wrote:
>> I would like to install Ubuntu via WUBI initially, but when I do, it 
>> doesn't
>> see this wireless adapter at ALL.
>> Can anyone please point me to instructions on a) how to get Ubuntu to 
>> even
>> see it as a Network adapter, and b) what to install (and how) to enable
>> this?
>> Thanks
> Wubi should use the devices as normal in Windows.  Once the install has
> finished however you basically have a standard Ubuntu install.  So it is
> down to whether or not the device is supported which I can't answer.
> However if you have another machine with Hardy on try it in there and
> you'll know if it is supported or not.

Unfortunately it's a laptop, (Toshiba Satellite L40)  so can't move the card 
to my desktop!

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