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Re: Driver problems when installing debian

On Sat, 01 Jan 2011 15:26:12 +0000, Warwick wrote:

> Hi I have a Samsung R710 laptop. The Debian 5.07 installation DVD (from
> download ISO) won’t recognize my ‘Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 AGN’ nor my
> ‘Marvell Yukon 88E8055 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet Controller’. I’ve been
> doing some surfing and I understand that it supposed to recognize my
> wireless under the IWL core but it doesn’t. Can you please help me with
> this problem. I’m currently a WAMP developer but I want to change over
> to LAMP. 

The wifi driver has been added later, is not available for stock lenny:


The wired card should use "sky2" module, not sure if it was included 
under lenny :-?


A side note: as Squeeze is going to be released soon, don't you think it 
would be convenient wait and install squeeze (wich will be the new 
stable) instead of lenny (wich will become the new old-stable)?



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