Suggestions on wireless cards??

Questions about hardware,drivers and peripherals
Forum rules
Before you post please read how to get help

Suggestions on wireless cards??

Postby wyotecher20 on Fri May 29, 2009 12:43 am

Hi.

I just installed Mint 7 and for the first time ever in a linux distro I was able to get my wireless car working. But after staying up to the wee hours of the night I was met with only partial success as my wireless car is unstable and very slow in linux. After so research I found that my card is generally not compatible with linux.
So, I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions of a good wireless card to use. I'm using a desktop and would like a car that used a PCI or PCI Express slot. Any insight into this would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
wyotecher20
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 7
Joined: Wed May 27, 2009 6:03 am

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 

Re: Suggestions on wireless cards??

Postby markcynt on Fri May 29, 2009 9:20 am

My Netgear wg311 v3 worked fine using ndiswrapper.
Image
P5N-E SLI, Core2Duo E6850 3GHZ X 2
2 GB DDR2 800MHZ
EVGA 8800GTS 320MB
2x320GB Hitachi
Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro
User avatar
markcynt
Level 6
Level 6
 
Posts: 1131
Joined: Sun May 17, 2009 10:53 am
Location: Lakeland Florida


Return to Hardware Support

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 15 guests