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Re: [opensuse] Wireless Card
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2007 09:21:39 +0100
  • Message-id: <hoabzfomp8.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Danesh Daroui <Danesh.D@xxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Hi all,
> I have recently installed OpenSuse 10.2 and as I expected I have
> problem with my wireless card, however OpenSuse has act more efficient
> than Ubuntu so far. It actually detects my card but I can not connect
> to my wireless network. I use a HP Pavilion laptop which has a

Which wireless card do you have?

Run hwinfo --wlan as root and show us the output.

> built-in wireless card. It also has a light which will be on if the
> card is active. This light is always off on OpenSuse. So I decided to
> install the Windows drivers using ndiswrapper, but it needs the kernel
> source. In OpenSuse the kernel folder exists but there is no include
> folder in it which is needed by ndiswrapper. Can anybody help?

If you really need that, you have to install the kernel-source

I suggest you check the wiki for further details,

Andreas Jaeger, aj@xxxxxxx,
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