First, let’s see if a driver is already installed, so type: Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Save the file to some media that will be accessible to you after you boot into Linux. I strongly recommend that all users with 2. Fedora Core 4 users who have updated to the latest kernel version, this means you.
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Once you have it up and running, use the search facility if there is one and search on “kernel-source” which seems to be nearly universal as the package name for the kernel sources, once found, install it. I found this driver http: The lspci -n command should be considered completely authoritative since those numbers are how the driver determines whether you have a supported device.
If all goes well, you should be able to ping your wireless router or access point with ping linhx 4 -I wlan0 I strongly recommend that all users with 2. For ACXspecific firmware is needed. Out of those 9 lines listed, we’re only interested in that last one:.
So I downloaded and extracted the driver on ubuntu, now is my question how can i install this driver easily, cause i am not experienced with limux. First, let’s see if a driver is already installed, so type: Join Date Jul Beans Save the file to some media that will be accessible to you after you boot into Linux.
Results 1 to 10 of Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Last Jump to page: Fedora Core 4 users who have updated to the latest kernel version, this means you. There is an outside chance that your chosen distro doesn’t use packages at all and therefore there is no package manager Linux From Scratch LFS comes to mindif that’s the case, and you’re new to Linux, then I respectfully suggest you switch to a distro that uses packages until you are more familiar with Linux.
In both cases the driver is the original one, from the installation CD, installed with ndiswrapper given from the ubuntu distribution for Puppy i used Puppy’s SMS taking care to choose the XP driver the others don’t work.
Unsuccessful output will look similar to this:.
Use this command ‘template’ to copy the files: There may be other lines in addition to “lo” describing any other active ethernet devices in the machine that do not have ax100 capability, this is all normal:.
To add that line you can type: It’s virtually impossible these days to find that the tar program has not been installed, you would have had to dig deep to eliminate it at install time, and you would most likely have been warned not to do that.
Wireless, ACX driver installation Do you actually have the firmware, which is included in linux-restricted-modules? To do that, you’ll want to change to the kernel source directory with: If something here fails see ac100 troubleshooting section for this.
The information listed above is usually enough to troubleshoot simple lnux, and if not I’ll ask you for any additional info. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.
[ubuntu] Wireless, ACX driver installation
Email Required, but never shown. Anyway, back to the task at hand, if you’re not using a USB device and don’t see one of those combinations listed above anywhere in the lspci listing, then sadly, I can’t say with any certainty that the acx open-source driver or this guide will be of any assistance to you, in fact, it will definitely not since you don’t have a supported device. July 15th, 2. Remember, this guide applies only to version 0.
Next, you’ll want to try to ping a host on the internet by acs100, type: My connection on windows is installed as a WeP, so accx100 entered my password as a wep to, but that doesn’t work, and when i try entering it as a leap the connection symbol dissapears and ubuntu starts freezing, like firefox doesn’t work and other programs to, like shutdown comes really late or just freezes.
Your kernel version numbers 2.