[CentOS] Need help configuring wireless NIC
knura9 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 27 00:32:25 EDT 2012
On Sat, Mar 24, 2012 at 10:05 PM, Marko Vojinovic <vvmarko at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone! :-)
> Yesterday I managed to find a driver for my USB wireless dongle, and it is now
> correctly recognized by the kernel. However, I don't know how to configure it.
How did you install the driver that you found?
What is the output of "/sbin/ifconfig -a" does it list the wifi
device i.e. wlan0 ?
Do "ethtool --driver <iface> " to find the driver associated with
your wifi network interface.
In my case I get the following output:
# ethtool --driver wlan0
Usuall the NetworkManager detects all the active network interfaces
and presents the devices. In your case, I suspect the wifi device is
not being initialized.
-- Arun Khan
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