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[quote="gonzalosangil"]I hav found this: http://rpmfind.net/linux/rpm2html/search.php?query=rt2860 Perhaps I got to try something from here before install a Fedora Kernel... (I have till this Monday, when I will have to use the wifi connection in a congress... If it doesn't work... ..I'll try the Ethernet connection, if I find a free RJ45 plug...)[/quote]
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Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:01 pm
I think your 160k uses fedora repo. So just install a non-free kernel and the kmod I told you.
Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 7:59 am
Sorry. I do not know how to Install a Kernel without formatting all disk...
- How can the Fedora 16 Kernel be installed preserving the rest of the contents of my SSD...?
- Won't this bring incompatibility problems with the rest of the Blag 160k Libraries and else...?
Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2012 7:21 pm
Having two or more kernel will not damage any thing.
Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2012 6:23 pm
...and how can I do that...
without damaging the whole Blag System...?
Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2012 11:04 am
No! Just fedora kernel.
Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:47 am
*So do I have to Uninstall Blag and Install Fedora...?
Posted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 6:43 pm
The solution I gave will work!
Posted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 6:41 pm
Anyway I don't know how(/where) to tell the computer to look for wireless networks...
Posted: Sat Sep 01, 2012 1:58 pm
No! Don't know because not one of my boxes has such a wifi chipset.
Posted: Sat Sep 01, 2012 1:26 pm
Although I still have to check it (now I'm in the middle of an Internet Freedom issues Multi-dialog), in the previous link, I found the driver...
rt2860-18.104.22.168-1.fc14.noarch.html Common files for RaLink 802.11 rt2860 driver RpmFusion Free for Fedora 15 for i386 rt2860-22.214.171.124-1.fc14.noarch.rpm
...tThat I like to try...
(Do You know this one...?)
Posted: Sat Sep 01, 2012 12:11 pm
It'll not work without a fedora kernel because linux-libre kernel doesn't load non-free firmware.
So when plugged (ethernet cable) you may use a linux-libre; when using WiFi you'll use fedora kernel. I do like that with my Sony VAIO that has intel pro wireless card.
Posted: Sat Sep 01, 2012 12:08 pm
I hav found this:
Perhaps I got to try something from here before install a Fedora Kernel...
(I have till this Monday, when I will have to use the wifi connection in a congress...
If it doesn't work...
..I'll try the Ethernet connection, if I find a free RJ45 plug...)
Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2012 7:39 pm
k! I don't know about this chipset but I think it'll work like that:
Install rpmfusion repositories:
#yum install --nogpgcheck http://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-stable.noarch.rpm
#yum install --nogpgcheck http://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-stable.noarch.rpm
Then you'll have to install a kernel from fedora because it won't work with a 100% free linux-libre kernel.
And you'll have to install the kmod-rt2860 module from rpmfusion non-free repo.
Since we're speaking about non-free stuff I have to move this thread to the non-free section.
Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2012 7:01 pm
It must be this:
01:00.0 Network controller: Ralink corp. RT2860
as when I first issue the command, the wireless wasn't activated...
Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2012 6:59 pm
Is it a USB one?