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Month: March 2015

Re: [trinity-users] Trying to reinstall

From: Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@...>
Date: Sat, 7 Mar 2015 13:49:22 +0000
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 


> 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 testing main contrib non-free
> in case of Debian.