wireless lost after Ubuntu 8.04 update on D630 -- solved, sort of

Ken Funk funkk at engr.orst.edu
Tue Mar 31 12:47:02 CDT 2009

Ken Funk wrote:
> Ubuntu 8.04 with kernel 2.6.24-19-generic worked well on my D630 until I 
> tried to catch up on updates last week (over 200!). The updates resulted 
> in an upgrade to kernel 2.6.24-23-generic and now my wireless does not 
> work. ...
Thanks, everyone, for your suggestions. I decided to install Ubuntu 8.10 
and that resolved the problem. Apparently, 8.10 has the driver and I did 
not have to resort to ndiswrapper, as I did when I installed 8.04.


Kenneth H. Funk II, PhD
Associate Professor
School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering
Oregon State University
Corvallis, Oregon, USA 97331-6001
1-541-737-2357 | funkk at engr.orst.edu | http://www.engr.orst.edu/~funkk

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