There is no preferred Linux distribution. I haven’t fully configured it yet, but I can do “iwlist wlan0 scanning” and see the nearby ESSID and all the details, so now I just need to get all the various configuration files set properly. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. My roommate came home and suggested, based on your answer about RF interference, that I use a USB extender to bring the dongle up and away from my computer. I wouldn’t have guessed RF on my own. So, for the moment, I am letting netcfg handle the wireless interface and network handle the wired interface. I hope I was helpful.

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AirLink wlan0 problems. I restored the eth0 interface lines in rc.


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Airlink Wireless N and linux compatibility

In my opinion and experience both Ubuntu and Fedora golfen user-friendly GUI’s that are great for starters and so do the other os’s. I am about to switch to one of the linux environments ubuntu et al and want to know which is the best installation of linux running over an Find More Posts by notnubi. Wine is good, but in my opinion, I would use it as a last resort. I suspect this is a bad idea, but it works. Sign up using Facebook.

It says “Golden N,” which I can only assume is the model I tried to get netcfg to manage both wired and wireless networks, but couldn’t do it. Please answer your own question with the info in the comment so that I can upvote it.

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Other devices in the house work fine. Then I tried the classic method on the wiki page.

All times are GMT 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. I had to remove the interface definition from rc. I will still need to run one pc running xp professional and one vista. Rae Not silly at all. Does anybody out there have any suggestions?


I set up wireless profile for netcfg, and now I get Code: I wouldn’t have guessed RF on my own.

goldeb What do I do? Just starting out and have a question? If the wired ethernet is plugged in, then both the wired and the wireless interface are up when the machine reboot. Perhaps you can recognize it from airlink It seems like it should work, but I am not configuring it properly. As soon as I connect the wired ethernet, then everything is fine and I can ssh through the wireless interface.