Update on CUbuntu-Wifi Success I don’t think lsusb will help, but here it is: It just never finishes trying to connect. Please post the output of Code:. But, I knew I was getting somewhere when I was able to get the laptop talking to the router.

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They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Dell Latitude C has no sound on Slackware Visit the following links: To check what card is installed use the command: Update on CUbuntu-Wifi Success Bus Device We were talking about this tonight at our pre-LUG meeting dinner.

Any suggestions for a linux-compatible wireless NIC that I can stick in one of the slots? Thanks, I tried the wifi again using the latest Damn Small Linux and an old Mandriva disk we had lying around. That is apparently the actual card installed in the laptop.

The C didn’t come with Wireless as standard, but has a slot for a mini-wireless card. Ubuntu, Mandriva, Wreless and Fedora Posts: Whatever fits the task best Posts: If you need to reset your password, click here.


Dell Latitude C640 Wifi Cards

If the card were completely disabled, I don’t think wireless networks would even show up in ltaitude list. Some of the older members not older in years, older in Linux remembered situations such as this, in which Linux saw the card and could not communicate with it, from the PCMCIA card days.

Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Also, in the network manager menu, “Enable Wireless” is checked. Find More Posts by frankbell View Blog. Here’s the output of lshw -C Network: Sireless to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

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All times are GMT Instead, I can see all the available networks, and choose one to attempt to connect to. If you have a reputable independent second-hand store nearby, that might be a place to look if you want to pursue this. Linux – Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.


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Dell Latitude C won’t connect to any wireless network

Find More Posts by StinkyB. Install drivers using firmware-binstaller I realise that this thread is now over 6 months old, but this may help if anyone has this problem in future: If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Wireless interface physical id: Linux for Dell Latitude C