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when i use the make command for the ndiswrapper package, i get this error: In file included from /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/crt.c:16: /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/ntoskernel.h:20:2: warning: #warning "wirelss devices are not supported by this kernel ...
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    trouble compiling ndiswrapper


    when i use the make command for the ndiswrapper package, i get this error:
    In file included from /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/crt.c:16:
    /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/ntoskernel.h:20:2: warning: #warning "wirelss devices are not supported by this kernel " "as CONFIG_WIRELESS_EXT is not enabled"
    In file included from /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/hal.c:16:
    /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/ntoskernel.h:20:2: warning: #warning "wirelss devices are not supported by this kernel " "as CONFIG_WIRELESS_EXT is not enabled"
    In file included from /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/ndis.h:19,
    from /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/iw_ndis.h:19,
    from /home/phil/downloads/ndiswrapper-1.44/driver/iw_ndis.c:29:
    How do i enable CONFIG_WIRELESS_EXT

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    That's odd, what version of Ubuntu are you using?

    Edit: Read your sig, I'd guess you needed to recompile your kernel to add wireless support.
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