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 on: February 07, 2016, 01:37:39 pm 
Started by sidoko - Last post by wigums
personally id suggest upgrade to 7.2
however we are trying to address the issue in 7.1
we've been busy in meat space

 on: February 07, 2016, 12:27:36 pm 
Started by sidoko - Last post by sidoko
OK, so let's go further, just step by step.
As far as I found out, the "old" WL.KO kernelmodule should do its work, but I can't find the sources, I even can't find a way to properly compile it and last but not least, I'm not able to get it loaded though to test its functionality.
Maybe we can start of here? Or shall I upgrade to 7.2?

 on: February 06, 2016, 12:27:11 am 
Started by vector - Last post by Megamieuwsel
Due to a pile of Hardware-problems it took me this long before I could give it a swirl, but now that I have it running: Looks Mighty fine! =)
Minus: Not having a SAS/Sata Raid controller the notification on startup about the esas2r-driver not loading might be able to cause some panic in newbs... ;-)
And I get a short list of errors that I don't get the time to read. So far nothing that visibly influences the system.

What's slightly more annoying is the following: Network connection sets up just fine, but as soon as I take so much as a look at the network-manager it disconnects and won't re-connect 'till reboot. What's up with that?

On a side-note: Angband and Egoboo won't work on a bare install, so I think these packages need a stern look.

 on: February 05, 2016, 08:20:53 am 
Started by wigums - Last post by M0E-lnx
I have tested these on 64-bit, and they seem to work fine.  However, due to a problem with the 32-bit docker image that was just launched, the 32-bit packages did not get generated.  I'm addressing the problem now and will have the packages re-generated.  After that, these will be moved into patches.

 on: February 05, 2016, 02:33:12 am 
Started by macondo - Last post by macondo

 on: February 04, 2016, 06:27:30 pm 
Started by Locator - Last post by Locator
Never mind, I found a link that answered my question:

 on: February 04, 2016, 04:13:18 pm 
Started by Locator - Last post by retired1af
Depends on the adapter and whether there's a Linux driver for it.

I managed to get an ASUS AC-56R USB adapater working over a year ago, but only after doing some extensive research and finding out that the instruction set that comes with the adapter had been totally borked for over a year, and ASUS had yet to fix it. Ended up downloading a fix from git that was developed by another user. Worked OK, but wasn't too stable and I ended up taking it back after a day of use.

Not all USB Wireless adapters have a Linux driver. Do your research before purchasing one.

 on: February 04, 2016, 04:07:42 pm 
Started by macondo - Last post by retired1af
If you hate the tabs up top and want them like it used to be back in the day, check out Classic Theme Restorer.

 on: February 04, 2016, 02:36:44 pm 
Started by Locator - Last post by Locator
How do I go about manually configuring a wireless usb network adapter if, for some reason, I would ever need to do so?

 on: February 04, 2016, 02:06:18 pm 
Started by macondo - Last post by macondo
yes! YOU, THE MAN!

many thanks, buddy, my eyes thank you.

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