Fwd: Re: Linksys WMP54G Wireles Adaptor Wont Work; Or I Don't Know How To
psmerdon at magma.ca
Mon Feb 4 23:34:17 UTC 2008
Leonard Chatagnier <lenc5570 at sbcglobal.net> writes:
>> Thanks for the suggestions. Haven't tried
>> and hope don't have to.
It looks like you might have to use ndiswrapper with this card.
It is thankfully not *that* difficult to set up on ubuntu, here is a
link you might find helpful:
sudo apt-get install ndiswrapper-utils-1.9 (or aptitude-get)
sudo m-a prepare
sudo m-a a-i ndiswrapper
you then need to copy the INF file windows provides (usually on the
network cards driver disk) someplace like $HOME/foo.inf
and then sudo ndiswrapper -i $HOME/foo.inf
sudo ndiswrapper -l will verify the driver is loaded
then load the module: sudo modprobe ndiswrapper
this is off the top of my head, so read up a little first...
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