[SATLUG] Wireless Driver Installation
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Tue Jun 24 22:08:57 CDT 2008
wlan 0 Link encap: Ethernet HWaddr 00:18:E7:43:90
UPBROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:15 Metric:1
Rx packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:80 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
Rx bytes:0 (0.0 b) TX bytes:4000 (3.9 Ki B)
Interupts:58 Nenirt: ffffc 2000003cc00.fffffc2000003cd00
I hope I got that right; it is kind of labor intensive.
Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Andy Pickens wrote:
>> It is wlan0. I get "ifup: interface wlan0 already configured."
> It sounds like you are half way there. Let us know what the output of
> ifconfig -a
> If you get a wlan0, you probably have the driver installed properly,
> but you still need to get an ip address. For a laptop with wireless,
> that is usually with dhcp. You also may need to get it to connect, so
> we can go over that too.
> -- Bruce
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