Wi Fi on my laptop
k5di at zianet.com
Fri Nov 21 12:45:37 UTC 2008
Derek Broughton wrote:
> Karl Larsen wrote:
>> Well on my cheap laptop with Intrepid I did a lshw -C network and
>> got this for my effort to connect to a WiFi internet.
>> *-network UNCLAIMED
>> description: Ethernet controller
>> product: AR242x 802.11abg Wireless PCI Express Adapter
>> I gather the kernel driver for this device is un-availium on Linux.
> Why? A simple google for "linux AR242x ubuntu" says it is available,
> though perhaps not yet in a deb.
It's available from a web page as a tar ball. Not for apt-get yet.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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