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Last edited by tribaldragon73; 02-06-2007 at 08:54 AM. LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking > Linux - Wireless Networking Help with Ubuntu and Netgear WG511 v2 (Made In China) User Name Remember Me? There are 4 versions of the WG511 PCMCIA card. No lights, nothing. his comment is here

Skip to content Live Forever Posted on February 21, 2005 by kaeinstalling a Netgear WG511 v2 (Marvell chipset) in Linux So, earlier today, I posted about how the Netgear WG511 v2 Uses very little RAM which is good since only have 512 Mg & it's fast. With Adept, or using make install? There were no driver issues on the Latitude however it looks like there may be with the WG511v2 install.Before I create a forum id @ Ubuntu thought I might try findig https://community.netgear.com/t5/WiFi-Adapters-Legacy/WG511v2-amp-Ubuntu/td-p/469100

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. The time now is 09:11 PM. That didn't work. In my previous post I discussed that I had tried the Prism54 method without luck and resorted to the ndiswrapper.

Kind regards Adv Reply June 28th, 2008 #2 prshah View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message palma non sine pulvere Join Date Oct 2007 Location Chennai, India Beans 3,803 DistroUbuntu I downloaded and installed the latest release of Ubuntu (6.10) and things were working quite well until it came time to look at my wireless card. Thanks, Zack [edit] I have the driver installed, but when i issue the command 'sudo modprobe ndiswrapper', I get the message 'FATAL: Error inserting ndiswrapper (/lib/modules/2.6.17-10-generic/kernel/drivers/net/ndiswrapper/ndiswrapper.ko): Invalid argument" If you can For help, knowledge, and fellowship.

I was using the Netgear WPG511v2 3.2 drivers which were the latest and greatest as of April 2011. Note: You will need the full path to this file for the next step From the command line type (but make sure the path matches the one you found in the When I tried the Win2K drivers, puppy yelped that it was an Invalid Sys file. I have an old laptop which I am making good to learn Linux, but it seems pretty pointless from what I gather if there is no internet access.

I'm a first time ubuntu user, apart from this one thing everything else is working very well. You'll now find that if you remove your wired LAN (ifconfig eth0 down), you can access the LAN and the Internet through your wireless card. Notes: Other users have reported this worked with the Win2K version of the drivers, but that is definitely not true for me. help will be greatly appreciated for newbie.

Share the fun! go to this web-site Can you get to an ethernet connection where you would be able to plug your laptop in? 1. Netgear has a setup wizard and will only extract the drivers for the current operating system. In the case of the Netgear WG511 v2 from taiwan, it's these ones.

Start Here This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. this content Why don’t you go and listen to the following Free Software Song to top off the perfect day. srivatsark says: March 16, 2007 at 12:39 pm thanks! If you run into any problems, post back which step you are stuck at.

Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical Canonical Ltd. Results 1 to 5 of 5 Thread: Netgear WG511v2 Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search Display Linear Mode Switch to You need ME.The Netgear wg511 PCM/CIA Adaptor, apart from being really bad, is simple to add into Ubuntu, the kernel had drivers added to it in 2006-2007 so it should install http://consumer5online.com/driver-netgear/driver-netgear-wg511-v2-pour-linux.php The time now is 10:12 PM.

Have you updated your kernel since you installed ndiswrapper? Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest Depending on your distro you may have to log in as root if it doesn’t support sudo.

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That would avoid more confusion in the future should search & find my thread in the wrong forum - they might then also post to the wrong forum. For example (replace ‘wlan0’ with the interface that your card in the dmesg output above), iwlist wlan0 scan One final thing, set the ‘sudo modprobe ndiswrapper’ command to be run on In case you don’t have an XP machine handy, I’ve zipped together the files you will need for the install. But the lamp is still not on and ifconfig can find any available wifi interface.

Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic for Current User Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page « Message Listing « Previous All of those cards minus the WG511v1 run the Atheros chipset and use the Madwifi-ng drivers.... Why not try my step-by-step guide (with expected outputs) (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=756260) to set up your wireless network card? http://consumer5online.com/driver-netgear/driver-netgear-wg511-v2-inf.php it is .exe file but need .inf...

Skip to content Search Advanced search Quick links Unanswered topics Active topics Search The team FAQ Login Register Board index Main Edition Support Networking Wireless Search Netgear WG511v2 wireless card (Solved) Then type ‘sudo ndiswrapper -l’ again. Thanks in advance. Any help ndiswrapper would be much appreciated.thanks,dogpark Report Inappropriate Content Message 1 of 6 (9,111 Views) Reply 0 Kudos jmizoguchi Luminary Posts: 89,285 Registered: ‎2009-01-27 Re: WG511v2 & Ubuntu Mark as