On Saturday 07 March 2015 13:06:12 Gerhard Zintel wrote: > On Saturday 07 March 2015, elcaseti . wrote: > > I don't understand. It's clear that Exe doesn't have drivers for many > > sound cards & wifi cards. But, are you saying that regular Debian Jessie > > with TDE installed later will provide drivers for most sound cards & wifi > > cards? Thanks Yes. Most. Though probably not the newest. And you may indeed have to edit your repositories as Gerhard suggests and install linux-firmware-nonfree. But I didn't have to do so. To my surprise. I always edit my repositories automatically anyway to include contrib and non-free. HTH Lisi > Here in Mint I e.g. have the package > > linux-firmware-nonfree > > and other nonfree packages. There is a good chance they include drives for > your hardware. > They for sure are free as in beer but nonfree according speech (you don't > have to pay) and to use them you have to include the correct repositories, > e.g.: > > deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian testing main contrib non-free > > in case of Debian.