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I'm trying to install the asus usb-n13 wireless adapter on Ubuntu 10.10 I followed the instructions I found at the following link linux-tutorials-howtos-reference-material/64958-how-install-software-linux.html But when I get the the part ...
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    Unable to Install asus usb-n13 wireless adapter


    I'm trying to install the asus usb-n13 wireless adapter on Ubuntu 10.10

    I followed the instructions I found at the following link
    linux-tutorials-howtos-reference-material/64958-how-install-software-linux.html

    But when I get the the part of switching to Root (su) it is not accepting my password

    Can anybody help my getting the asus usb-n13 wireless adapter installed on Ubuntu 10.10

    I also need help resetting root password

    Any help would be appreciated

    Thank You
    Boricua Kenpo

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    Ubuntu disables su by default. You need to use sudo when appropriate, for example
    Code:
    ./configure
    make
    sudo make install
    Sudo will use your user password.

    How to reset password:
    How to reset your password in Ubuntu

    All that said, let's check what exactly your usb wireless chipset is. Please post the output of
    Code:
    lsusb

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    Thanks reed9

    I will get that info to you as soon as I can
    I will test out the info you gave me

    Thx
    BoricuaKenpo

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