On Monday 2009 January 12 16:11:50 Boxuan Gu wrote: >In addition, my wireless Ethernet card doesn't work too.. My wireless card > is Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan] Network Connection (rev > 02). > >However, when I use the kernel image built by debian (Linux version >2.6.26-1-686 (Debian 2.6.26-12) (firstname.lastname@example.org) (gcc version 4.1.3 >20080704 (prerelease) (Debian 4.1.2-24)) #1 SMP Mon Dec 1 >5 18:15:07 UTC 2008,) >I find that everything is ok except my wireless card. You need the firmware. It was removed from the Debian kernel (during Etch) and added to the "non-free" section since so source is provided for it. I believe the name of the package is iwl3945-firmware. >Why the kernel image built by me doesn't support my wired Ethernet card ? Probably didn't choose the right option under "make menuconfig". Or, didn't install the modules correctly--"make modules_install". -- Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. ,= ,-_-. =. email@example.com ((_/)o o(\_)) ICQ: 514984 YM/AIM: DaTwinkDaddy `-'(. .)`-' http://iguanasuicide.net/ \_/
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