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For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Ubuntu, Mandriva, Redhat and Fedora Posts: Instead, I can see all the available networks, and choose one to attempt to connect to. Bus Device Tags dell , wireless Thread Tools. Dell Latitude C won’t connect to any wireless network.

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I looked this up on Google, though, and it looks like a card that you need to stick in a PC card slot, not something that would be built in to the laptop.

I’ve had it work for me on Slackware Disconnected [ BB code is On. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

Oh – and one more thing The eth1 output wirelesss in a similar fashion for several hundred more lines. We also followed the instructions in this thread http: The card typically used is a Dell branded card, but is based on the broadcom chipset.


It just sits there trying to connect forever. I don’t think lsusb will help, but here it is: Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free.

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They hope these examples will help you to wureless a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Bus Device In earlier versions of Ubuntu this was installed as long when installing system updates as long as the laptop was connected to the Internet at the time ie by ethernet cable.

Visit the following links: Wireless was the Achilles heel of Linux for a long time. Here’s the output of lshw -C Network: Want to x640 if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

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Thanks, I tried the lagitude again using the latest Damn Small Linux and an old Mandriva disk we had lying around. As it turns out, you guys were oh-so-close Finally as I said earlier this is if you have a Broadcom mini-wireless card. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Whatever fits the task best Posts: So my dad has an old Dell Latitude C that we’re trying to install linux on.


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