From Wikibooks, open books for an open world. If you go with the b43m use 1. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Find More Posts by Hangdog This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. The main ways to get connected to the Internet are:. However, if the network card is not supported by your running kernel, then some hacking may be required.

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Bgoadcom not sure what kernel it uses though. Most Atheros models work out-of-the-box; Broadcom chipsets all require non-free firmware, and thus require some user intervention.

If necessary, firmware can be manually acquired and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: Having a problem logging in? This is for you if you have a server which manages your local area network. Downloaded Ubuntu just now and Boradcom. Tech in Computer Science from Govt. Personally, I’ve been playing with a different distribution called Puppy Linux and found it quite easy and fun to use.


Broadcom wifi drivers for Linux, some useful reference material – Knoppix

Atheros chipset Atheros chipsets will work automatically with either the ath5k That way, personal settings and additionally installed programs survive a reboot.

Posted 07 May – Knoppix is designed first and foremost for wired Ethernet networking. But maybe the link will give you some pointers. I’m not willing to blow my existing HDD config yet.

The bfwcutter package will need to be installed. I have tried copying the.

This will load vmlinz and miniroot. If not already performed, connect the device to your system. Posted 26 January – I don’t know about ndiswrapper.

Knowing Knoppix/Networking

Will the commands you mentioned above work with knoppix 6 too or do I need to make any changes? There are two main ways to make a dial-up connection. Follow the steps to create the necessary files:. I did my B.

If you need to reset your password, click here. Catonsville, Md Local time: You may want to try Ubuntu.

Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is jnoppix disabled once you log in. Is there any website or ftp from where I can download Knoppix 6.


bcm43xx – Debian Wiki

But here we would like to pinpoint some areas where we faced difficulties in booting Knoppix from a PXE server so that it may be useful for those who might be facing the same issues. There was one reorted case where the harddisk installer 0wn would not work because of a timing problem in umount.

Thanks for enlightening me on the kernel version. All times are GMT The big thing is the access point. This article does not cover on how to create a PXE setup assuming that the readers will have the knowledge to setup a PXE server.