Installing WiFi Drivers on Linux?

Discussion in 'Computer Software and Operating Systems' started by .Chris, Sep 13, 2013.

  1. .Chris
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    .Chris Clueless

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    I recently install Lubuntu on my old Dell Dimension 8250, and I plan to use it more often than my laptop. I have a few WiFi adapters, but the one I'd like to use is the Sapido AU-4912. The linux drivers are on the "Support" tab on the page linked, but I don't seem to know how to install them. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
     
  2. trumpet-205

    trumpet-205 Embrace the darkness within

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    Extract the files, open terminal. Set the path to extracted location, then run,
    Code:
    sudo su
    ./install.sh
    You may need to run chmod a+x install.sh before execute it.
     
  3. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Melodramatic fool

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    Plug your laptop directly into your router and then run the install program.
     
  4. .Chris
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    .Chris Clueless

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    I tried that before I think. I got something like a Make Error 2, or similar. I'll check later, I'm using Windows to check for replies lol.
     
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