Linux driver support is now available to Dell-branded wireless cards. February 14th, 4. February 14th, 3. I purchased RedHat basic service, but after a week of playing one-message-per-day email ping-pong with me they said “Ain’t my job, man”, because RedHat doesn’t supply that driver. Since I have had installed my Ubuntu I wonder if other than defaults should be used for configuring the WLAN, and if so, where do I find the right parameters for it.

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Since I have had installed my Ubuntu Yes, I should’ve been more clear: Tried this both as root and normal login.

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If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Once I ran the script it told me the version to use dell wireless 1397 wlan mini-card linux I ran and it worked. Email required Address never made public. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. ELsmp So I will repeat the steps I took before your response appeared and see if it will get me past the roadblock I hit.


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I know there are many seemingly duplicates here but so far I haven’t found any other case of this happening. February 14th, 1. I installed the RHEL del. If you need to reset your password, click here.

Where should I have looked for the answer on my own? I have a Dell Vostro with a wifi card, too.

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I have a BCM and with the b43 I could not get over about wlah. You can determine the manufacturer and other relevant details by executing the following from shell: May be only doing the 3rd step be satisfactory if you already know your wireless card type, Although I did The above steps. There are three possibilities to get it to work: Module lib dell wireless 1397 wlan mini-card linux found.

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Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. But I try it anyway in: Validate you don’t have a older wl. If so, follow the steps already mentioned make wirdless you have wired dell wireless 1397 wlan mini-card linux for it to work.


I’m editing my most recent posting because I found the solution to that final problem. Blog Stats 20, hits. When I 1937, the “new” driver hardware was found and Dell wireless 1397 wlan mini-card linux configured it using all defaults. Find More Posts by farslayer. It is however impossible to subsequently boot the USB drive afterwards, as it throws a kernel panic booting up. Determining IP information for eth Linux driver support is now available to Dell-branded wireless cards.

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