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    unable to setup wireless connection

    Hi! I am repeating the question that has already been posted by somebody else on the forum because i do not understand the solution. Can somebody help please. I have rhel5 & win7 installed on my laptop (dual boot). I am unable to set up wirless connection on my linux, i did lspci and it says wireless controller: broadcom corporation unknown device 1692. I read about the pcids and i have to download from but can some1 still brief me on the steps what to do, how to do it in a more simpler way plz! I am a complete newbie to linux! Plz do not ask me to install a userfriendly distro, i would like to take my time and learn Please guide me on this Thanks in advance!

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    Administrator MikeTbob's Avatar
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    Apr 2006
    Hello and Welcome. This is a great starting point. Keep in mind, RHEL is not Wireless friendly but it *should* work.
    I do not respond to private messages asking for Linux help, Please keep it on the forums only.
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