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Re: [trinity-users] trinity, squeeze, laptop-wireless

From: "John A. Sullivan III" <jsullivan@...>
Date: Tue, 01 Feb 2011 12:27:38 -0500
On Tue, 2011-02-01 at 07:43 -0500, Paul Cartwright wrote:
> I installed squeeze on my Dell laptop recently. Then I went through the 
> trinity instructions for installing trinity KDE. Once I finished I had 
> no wireless and could find no way to configure it, nothing worked. It is 
> an Intel wireless card, 2915ABG I think. What I did was install LXDE & 
> ceni. logged out, logged into LXDE session, ran ceni, and configured 
> wireless for a static IP on my subnet. logged out & back into trinity & 
> wireless worked.
> in trinity, when I started, all the networking tools I could find would 
> not configure my wireless. one did show my wireless router, but would 
> not let me add it or connect to it.
> 
> 
Hi, Paul.  I know we emailed off-list.  I simply fired up
KNetworkManager (under Internet) and it worked wonderfully well.  I'm
not sure what I did differently from you - John