Having a problem logging in? From then on it was a web-based install. I do not know how to move this post to the 54Mbps forum but would appreciate if someone else would. If you just downloaded normal Ubuntu you should use the bit drivers. I was told, “Once everything works fine you can write the correct modeprobe settings to load ndiswrapper automatically by running: Will remedy that right now. Here is the part that got cutoff:

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Having a problem logging in? From then on it was a web-based install. I know I am.

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Close out of the ndisgtk window. Same thing applies here for password. Find More Posts by Psionman.

You always find all the essential settings that the vendors think you are too dumb to pinux there. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

But anyway, it seems that the prism54 module was unable to find the card loading netyear firmware is done after the detection.


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Thanks for any help anyone can offer. Would now like to put it on my old Dell I’m not going to go out and search to see if there is an alternative at this point – instead I’m going to give you directions for getting ndiswrapper installed and your driver loaded. Now to try to help with your problem: It has ingested the Windows driver and reads the MAC off of my card.

Message 1 of 6. Keith on In fact you need to have pcmcia working before starting the modprobe prism This has just installed everything for ndiswrapper and its GUI front end ndisgtk. I have a key assigned to access my wireless router.

Have already installed Lubuntu Did you set your gateway and dns and others stuff? I must install the 1. The default kernel already has the prism54 driver built-in, but when I try to ifconfig up the card, I get a timeout.

Thanks TexMex That did the trick. I cheated netgeae used an XP box to install them and just copied them over from the drivers directory.


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November 16th, 7. I used the drivers at Linuxant. After incorporating the latest Patches for the kernel upgrading to v. Of course, the whole point of going with Here is the part that got cutoff: I have drivers that will, and i can give you step by dg511 instructions on adding them, using ndiswrapper easy or by tar.

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Like I said, I am using the prism54 driver now instead and it is working fine. Can’t you just set the key directly with iwconfig? Once you have downloaded the firmware usually the filename of the firmware downloaded from the sites will result with.

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