Find the answer to your Linux question:
Results 1 to 2 of 2
Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
  1. #1
    Just Joined!
    Join Date
    Jun 2006

    Hardware compatibility with SUSE Linux 10.1

    I'm going to set up a dual-boot system once my current Windows XP installation messes up (it always does), but I'm not sure if all my hardware works with SUSE Linux.

    Mainly my WLAN card:

    And my onboard sound which is an Avance AC97 chip.

    Will these work with SUSE Linux 10.1?

    EDIT: I forgot, I also have a Linksys WAG354G Router.

    EDIT2: I found a app called NdisWrapper.
    The site says that "With ndiswrapper, virtually every miniPCI (builtin), PCI, PCMCIA (Cardbus only) or USB wireless network card works in Linux."

  2. #2
    Linux Guru AlexK's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    With sound, you shouldn't have too many problems. I also have some sort of AC97 card and it worked out of box.

    For the wireless, it depends on which chipset the card uses, check out this thread or this site for more info.
    Life is complex, it has a real part and an imaginary part.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts