The only difference between that post and your distro Xubuntu 8. I have used the link given by Larry December 10 and it seems there is now no problem. I used an online forum to help me compile the ipw driver similar to the directions above but instead uses checkinstall to make a debian package for easy install and removal. I noticed that the formatting of my previous post was changed by me using the cite formatting tag. Let us know how it goes. When you have saved the file you can reload package database using Synaptic. Well thats where I am right now….

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I thought the above entry in my apt sources would do the trick. Find More Posts by ernie. It is equally ipd3945 to get things done from the source tarball also. Does anybody still have the patch for the 2. I know that it works with Ubuntu and Ubuntu is based on Debian. Thank you to everyone who has and may still help….


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This updated my kernel to 2. I have given another shot, and I have gotten much further, it seems that even though I did have the kernel headers installed for my kernel…. Originally Posted by barrythai It would be quicker to upgrade to Those packages ARE in the Debian repository. Create a free website or blog at WordPress. Failure to do this may result in build warnings and unexpected behavior when running modules which rely on the ieee subsystem.

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You really should do your homework before writing such things. In my second comment I put a link to a forum post about installing the driver on Ubuntu using checkinstall.

Is their anywhere someone might be able to point me that might help me doing this? That is the only way I can connect. Hopefully, you can compare the steps from the following steps to the ones you tried. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. I have successfully compiled the ipw driver on Intrepid Ibex and Hardy Heron.

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My scribble — Technical bits A rough page where I not so often post my office life! It showed up as wlan0 and worked fine, so I just went back to my hard drive installation and undid all the things I did when I tried the ipw driver. You ipq3945 commenting using your Twitter account.


Restart and it should work, it’s as simple as that! Your kernel contains ieee symbol definitions and you are not using the kernel’s default ieee subsystem. Join our community knstall If you still have error messages after making any changes then it would be best to start a new forum thread on either http: BB code is On.

tto Voila — now my wireless works with the iwl driver: Is there any information out there? If you see any differences between your installation and the previous steps then I would try making the necessary changes.

Debian doesn’t ship with a linux-restricted-modules deb like Ubuntu does. Hi, I followed exactly the procedure to install ipw 1 I upgraded my Kernel to 2.

However, I cannot obtain a dynamic IP address.

I bypassed the checkinstall step as well because I wanted to keep this longwinded setup as short as possible.