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Hi, I'm using Mandrake 10.1 and I'm trying to install my wifi card on it following the instructions here - http://www.mikeinbrazil.com/main.htm?id=xnxx&p=clean On step one ;; wget http://pcmcia-cs.sourceforge.net/ftp...ools.26.tar.gz ;; tar xvfz ...
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    problem installing ipw2100


    Hi, I'm using Mandrake 10.1 and I'm trying to install my wifi card on it following the instructions here - http://www.mikeinbrazil.com/main.htm?id=xnxx&p=clean


    On step one
    ;; wget http://pcmcia-cs.sourceforge.net/ftp...ools.26.tar.gz
    ;; tar xvfz wireless_tools*gz
    ;; cd wireless_tools.26
    ;; make
    ;; su -c "make install"
    when i use the command make i get the message
    gcc -02 -W -Wall - Wstrict-prototypes -c iwlib.c
    make: gcc: Command not found
    make: *** [iwlib.o] Error 127
    Any help would be appreciated, thanks.[/quote]

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    You need to install gcc (GNU Compiler Collection). You can get an RPM from http://rpm.pbone.net. I think it can also be installed via the Mandrake package dealie.
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