Back port to base kernel in Ubuntu 8.04

NoOp glgxg at
Wed Oct 22 21:55:50 UTC 2008

On 10/22/2008 05:39 AM, Ashish Vijaywargiya wrote:

> The problem that I am facing with new kernel is that it is not
> supporting the wireless devices.
> My wireless card was working fine with the Base kernel that comes with
> Ubuntu 8.04.
> So when I took update it has also installed iwl wireless packages that
> were installed with the latest kernel.
> The option that you are saying also present on my machine.
> But my wireless card don't work when I start my machine with the Base Kernel.
> I would like to do all the software (including kernel) back porting.
> How can I do that ?

Unless you plan to reinstall, I think it will be easier if you posted
the particulars regarding your wifi card and issues here. It is likely
that someone on the list may have a similar card and can advise you on
how to get it working.

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