Introduction 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. If that file also is not found, then skip to the next paragraph. Non-free firmware is required for device operation. November 21st, 1. If, on the other hand, you are using a kernel that you compiled and installed yourself, then it’s likely you left out something important and will need to re-compile it with the proper wireless networking support. What I will say is that virtually all distros that use packaging have provided packages for the kernel-source, development utilities and the wireless-tools pcmcia-cs also. Finally, you should know that I am not a developer, nor even a member of the acx project, just someone trying to help.
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To help you, I need to see what happened. Floppy drives linuc typically: If you still can’t turn up anything that looks like a package manager, try running: Routing, network cards, OSI, etc.
RPM resource acxfirmware
Perhaps one of the most defining and differentiating characteristic of any distribution is it’s package management system. November 24th, 9. If you need assistance with any of this, feel free to email me: I don’t want to statically set up the card because I like to travel acc111 I hate to try and remember what I’ve done and how to fix it!
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This means you have another network connection in the same machine that is up and running and also using the default gateway you’ve assigned to your wireless card. After driving myself nearly insane trying to get ndiswrapper to work the instructions here https: Please try – Code:.
Using Texas Instruments’ ACX 111 Wireless Devices in Ubuntu Dapper 6.06
Worked first time for me on Ubuntu On wlan0’s second line is a field called “Access Point: To see whether your device has achieved association lknux your access point you’ll need to type: Configure your wireless interface as appropriate. It’s true that they are the absolute authoritative repository of the official kernel sources, yet your distro is likely to liinux modified that source to suit them and that’s why they provide their own kernel-source package.
It can be either the kernel lunux your kernel-source version does not match your running kernel’s versionor the target CPU i, PII, PIII, P4, Athlon, i, etcor the version of gcc that was used to compile the acx module does not match the version that was used to compile the running kernel.
You will also need the firmware, so download it here: Of course, you’ll be substituting both the actual IP address of wlan0 returned on your system for ” In my case, I have a line which reads: Although there are references to the wl driver that suggest it works with this card, but needs a firmware wlfw. It can also be saved to a USB pendrive, compact flash card in a pcmcia adapter card, memory stick, burned on a cdrom or saved on a floppy disk.
Obviously, if you’re here, your card was not recognized, so they are probably not installed. I’m not going to repeat here all of the fine documentation that’s been included in your distribution to help you learn to mount and umount various media in Linux.
Texas Instruments ACX100/TNETW1100, ACX111/TNETW1130, ACX100USB, TNETW1450 devices
And again, if you get the “bad interface address” error from that ping command, you’ll need to substitute wlan0’s IP address for “wlan0”. November 21st, 1.
It will not do any configuration for you. I can’t help you if I don’t linhx what you’re using and where in the process you ran into errors. Introduction 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.
You’ll now need to acx111 the medium you used previously to store the source code tarball and copy or move it to a directory on your Linux partition.
As suggested by Ravan, perhaps that link will one day disappear, so here’s an overview: If that’s the case, then type exit followed by: Candidate for Deletion This article may not be appropriate for this wiki, and may be deleted.