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rocke4444
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Update kernel without internet connection

Postby rocke4444 » Sat Oct 31, 2009 3:24 pm

I need to update the kernel to get my wireless card working. I have a acer timeline 4810tz. It has a intel wifi 100 series wireless card. This card isn't recognized under the 2.6.28-11 kernel. I need to update this kernel on this laptop (I'm typing on my desktop.) I have no data on it so I something goes wrong I have nothing to loose. How should I go about doing this?

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Re: Update kernel without internet connection

Postby exploder » Sat Oct 31, 2009 3:47 pm

Download all of the kernel packages on your desktop, burn them to disk and install the packages on your laptop.

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Re: Update kernel without internet connection

Postby rocke4444 » Sat Oct 31, 2009 3:56 pm

Ok so I have the 2.6.31.5 version on my laptops desktop. I have unzipped it. What do I do now?

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Re: Update kernel without internet connection

Postby exploder » Sat Oct 31, 2009 4:23 pm

You need deb packages.


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