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    quick question about ndiswrapper


    no idea if i should paste this here..

    anywa, which ndiswrapper is compatible with kernel 2.6.13?

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    any. Just compile it and you should be fine. Follow this tutorial.. Make sure you have the kernel-headers and gcc installed.
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    im getting error when i trying to modprobe it:
    modprobe ndiswrapper

    FATAL: Error inserting ndiswrapper (/lib/modules/2.6.13/misc/ndiswrapper.ko): Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)

    dmesg
    ndiswrapper: Unknown symbol wireless_send_event

    ? ne one know what the problem is

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    Did you install the kernel sources/headers before attempting the modprobe command? Are you doing the modprobe command as root?
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    I got the same error when trying to use ndiswrapper 1.4 with suse 9.3 so i tryed 1.7
    I had to install it twice the first install dident work because i forgot to give the command
    make distclean
    before
    make , and make install
    but after that no more errors, and i was able too get my wifi on the net

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