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Re: [opensuse] wireless
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2007 15:05:49 -0900
  • Message-id: <200701131505.50789.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 13 January 2007 12:13, Paul Murphy wrote:
> Two weeks ago I installed open suse 10.2 and I spent a few hours
> figuring out how to activate my wireless. I am not to familiar with the
> linux and when I finally switched from the wired to the wireless it was
> simple, My son wanting to do what daddy does started the installation
> over and now I cannot remember how I switched to the wireless
> connection. The card is recognized and seems to be configured, it is on
> the network device list. My laptop is a Dell Latitude D510, any help is
> greatly appreciated as I am a newbie.
> Thanks,
> Paul Murphy

You have to tell us what wireless chip set is in the Dell. Most here
don't have time to go dig it up from Dell's specs.

Does the word ndiswrapper wring a bell?
Firmware installed?

John Andersen
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