Search the forums for ‘ Fedora Ndiswrapper ‘ as your search strings. The version number should be on the outside. Linux – Wireless Networking This forum is for the discussion of wireless networking in Linux. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. That clearly says that you should install the livna repository and then install ndiswrapper using yum. I have gone to the site you’d mentioned http:

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The howto I posted gave good instructions on how to install them from Fedora’s own repositories and that usually gives you the best chance of getting things going. Prerequisites The following packages are required: Click Here to receive this Linix Guide absolutely free.

However, a computer without internet is just about useless to me. While they have been working reasonably well as wireless adapters using the RTL drivers for a while, WPA netgrar always exceedingly difficult to set up correctly.

[ubuntu] Netgear WG v1 Drivers and Setup?

If your machine is still locking up, we don’t know if it is an incompatibility between the ndiswrapper you ljnux installed and Fedora, or between the actual windows driver you have used and ndiswrapper.

Though the author tested with the version 1 dongle it was reported that the version 2 dongle also works.

Undertake a clean install of Ubuntu 6. I have a success netgeaar the kernel drive for real RTL Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. WGv3 can be used with the rtl driver or ndiswrapper if you must.


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It’s far the easier of the two courses of action. My best suggestion is to uninstall the ndiswrapper you have installed and replace it with one from negtear Fedora repositories. This is the same drivers that are available on the factory disk.

If you try it I recommend turning off encryption on your access point just while you are experimenting and try the effect of adding it in after you have a connection.

Search the forums for nrtgear Fedora Ndiswrapper ‘ as your search strings. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Last edited by bbfuller; at The final problem when creating a new connection was that despite entering the correct password, the computer wouldn’t associate to the network and would prompt me for the password again.

Please let me know neetgear to set up this driver and make it work. WG HowTo Part 3: Not try and make it yourself. Place the CD linix the drive and install these with ndiswrapper: This was probably due to Network Manager thinking that the old network had momentarily vanished and would come back shortly.

RHEL 5 with Pieces of this and that. Again the issue was resolved by the morning, so I think it simply needed a restart of the Network Manager to remove the traces of the old network.


Hello lovingsanth You will also need to know just which version of the WG you have, I am aware of at least three and they all have different chipsets in them.

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Have a good look at the howto and come back with any questions. Many good well writing post nstgear installing and setting up under Fedora. Linux – Wireless Networking This forum is for the discussion of wireless networking in Linux. If you use the command: However, if you want to identify the chipset inside, one way is to run the command: WPA, on the other hand, is still thought to be secure and can only be breached through brute-force attacks that try to guess your network password.