October 4th, 1. This worked perfectly and better than before. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. I’m sure it’ll help many others like you. Ubuntu On Amazon Ubuntu You will need to install some software called Ndiswrapper, that emulates Windows’ networking.

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[SOLVED] wireless driver problem on a 10 yrs old VAIO with Linksys WMP54GX

It preserves the output’s formatting and makes lonksys post cleaner, compact and more ,inksys. 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. Could someone please move this thread there? Many Linksys cards and other brands as well use the Broadcom B43 chipset, but the version wmo54gx the hardware isn’t quite compatible with the firmware that comes with current Linux distros.


I believe once you select the files and close the program, that Ndiswrapper will automatically try to use the driver. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

Is there a preferred version of ndiswrapper that I should use with 6. You didn’t state which wireless adapter you were using or which distro you were trying to make it work on. UNtar the application according to directions and follow all lines given.

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Ubuntu On Amazon Ubuntu I just can’t get the wireless internet to work though. Linjsys the SSID of your wireless network and enter your security key, and you should be good to go! Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Any solution, preferably using graphical tools I’m new to Linux? Message 6 of 6 3, Views. I’ve also tried Linux Mint 16 and 17 with the same failure.


The adapter green lite is lit up,doesn’t go anywhere. For the extra information that we usually need to troubleshoot such problems, I’m afraid I only know of command line ways, although it shouldn’t be difficult to follow as we have very clear instructions for that.

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