Being lazy, I told it to keep the password. It was very strange and I have to do it at every boot up but it does work. February 7th, 7. February 7th, 4. Results 1 to 10 of Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. I am posting this via my Ethernet eth0 connection.
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Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Apt-get will download and install the drivers. February 6th, 1. No other drivers are present.
I’ll read Jimro’s entries about the kernel update February 7th, 7. I too have an eMachine E courtesy of Woot!
Unless I am doing something really stupid Being lazy, I told it to keep the password. It takes 2 reboots, which is odd, and a slight PIA, but since it worked immediately sending via wifi right nowI would say it is a good solution: Maybe you should make one of those, too.
Wkreless you update the kernel like Jimro? That’s the one you want. It was very strange and I have to do it at every boot up but it does work.
February 7th, 8. It’s finding valid wireless networks but I still can’t connect to anyone of them.
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Let me know if you have the same experience. I would imagine this wireless connection would show up here. Now it’s up to you to connect to them. Wireless does work from a usb plug in device. February 7th, 9.
This is what worked for me. February 7th, 5. Join Date Feb Beans 5.
It states at the bottom of this window, “This driver is activated and currently in use. When I click on the Network Manager icon the one next to the speakerI only get two 2 entries: The time now is But fmachine kind of looks like yours is on — try right-clicking on the Network Manager and making sure Enable Wireless is checked.
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I finally found a reference to some drivers which seemed reliable, in the sense that they were in default repositiories accessible through apt-get. February 7th, 6. Here are some thoughts I’m having: Any help is greatly appreciated.
The site is here and contains instructions. I am posting this via my Ethernet eth0 connection. Under Network Connections, I setup a wireless entry for our guest network which is wide open, no security. The wireless switch on the machine seems to be software controlled and not by ubuntu.