Re: LiveCD and wireless network
Network Manager will not allow a wireless connection, if you have an active wired connection: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Ne...NetworkManager Especially see this:
Originally Posted by frankhovin
So, I'd boot up without the wire and:
The computer should use the wired network connection when it's plugged in, but automatically switch to a wireless connection when the user unplugs it and walks away from the desk. Likewise, when the user plugs the computer back in, the computer should switch back to the wired connection. The user should, most times, not even notice that their connection has has been managed
See if you can configure and connect your wireless.
sudo modprobe iwl3945
I am answering this on my T60 using an Intel 3945ABG card. It works very well.
Last edited by chili555; June 21st, 2008 at 04:01 PM.
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