Ubuntu NEWBIE - not Wireless - RTL8185 driver set up?

I am a newbie to Linux & ubuntu and some of the questions may be trivial so thank you in advance for baring with me. :)...I have removed windows XP and replaced it with linux ubuntu 8.04. Everything seems to be working fine to the exception of the wireless. I have a PC Destop Medion and had inst ...

Ubuntu Rtl8185 driver issue, no WPA methods will work and system freezing

System: Ubuntu 7.10, wireless PCI card chipset rtl 8185Situation:Installed ndiswrapper and the windows xp INF for the realtek rtl8185. I'm pretty sure the system is using the 8180 driver instead, and when I connect to the network unsecured, it only ever shows as being 30% strength, no change. On my ...

Ubuntu RTL8185 Driver problem Resolved

Well I don't know if you know this but the problem isn't with driver assigned from Ubuntu. Thats what I thought and went to install Ndiswrapper but when I installed it, the program already told me that it had the driver I was trying to install already installed. I tried two ways to install Ndiswrapp ...

Ubuntu Connected, but no internet - BackTrack 4, rtl8185 driver

BackTrack 4 is now based on Ubuntu, so I thought this would be an appropriate place to ask about this. I've been having lots of trouble getting my wireless going, specifically getting it to connect to websites.I am able to get a "connection" to the network, as wicd tells me, however I can' ...

Ubuntu Realtek Wireless LAN driver upgrade

I am new to Ubuntu, this is my 4th day using it.Anyway I am experiencing slow wireless problems, So I thought that maybe my drivers are out of date... And they are.Here is the card that I am using:Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL-8185 IEEE 802.11a/b/g Wireless LAN Controllera ...

Ubuntu using alternate wlan0 driver, not the driver installed

Ive just reinstalled Ubuntu 7.10 with ndiswrapper. I've loaded the rtl8185 driver, but my card is instead using the 8180 driver. When I blacklist the 8180, the wireless totally packs ups.System also locks up sometimes when I change network settings...Any ideas? ...

Can't connect via wireless network

Hi, I am new to Ubuntu and am trying to get my wireless network card working. I have a TrendNet TEW 423PI card. I have installed the rtl8185 driver and blacklisted the rlt8180 driver. I have ndiswrapper installed along with wpasupplicant. My router is encrypted with WPA-PSK. I have checked my wpa_su ...

Ubuntu Cannot connect to WPA networks using Trendnet 421pc wifi card.

Actually the title is a bit misleading. It works *every once in a while*.Distro: Xubuntu 8.10Router: Dlink 614+Encryption: WPA2Card: Trendnet 421pc C1.xRChipset: RTL8185Driver: ndiswrapper (tried both Realtek and Trendnet's XP drivers, have also tried the driver automatically loaded by kernel, I thi ...

Ubuntu 2 problems please help ASAP

im using ubuntu 5.041st problem is i cant get my RTL8185 driver to work i downloaded it from the realtek website but im stuck at the first step (its saying the file doesnt exist) its one of those compusa pcmcia cards (im using a laptop)device manager sees the card and the card works perfectly in win ...

Ubuntu Zero Channel RAID

Last night I had to install Linux on a dual Xeon machine with Adaptec ASR-2010s zero channel adapter. I tried, Ubuntu 6.06 & 6.10, CentOS 4.4, Fedora Core4. No success.Hardware:Motherboard: SuperMicro X5DP8-G2ZCR: Adaptec ASR-2010sMemory: 4GBCPU: Dual Xeon 2.4GhzDrives: 3x Seagate 73GB SCA drive ...

Ubuntu Zero Channel RAID

Last night I had to install Linux on a dual Xeon machine with Adaptec ASR-2010s zero channel adapter. I tried, Ubuntu 6.06 & 6.10, CentOS 4.4, Fedora Core4. No success.Hardware:Motherboard: SuperMicro X5DP8-G2ZCR: Adaptec ASR-2010sMemory: 4GBCPU: Dual Xeon 2.4GhzDrives: 3x Seagate 73GB SCA drive ...

FreeBSD 5.3 - sk98lin driver problems

I have an Asus P5AD2 Premium motherboard which includes a built-in NIC requiring the use of the sk98lin driver.I followed the instructions here: http://www.syskonnect.com/syskonnec...d52x86-6.05.htm...to no avail. The device comes up as unrecognized. I had similar problems in Gentoo Linux, but I fix ...

Ubuntu Trouble installing WLAN driver Realtek rtl8185

Hi. I'm new to Linux and installed it on my laptop. The laptop has a Realtek RTL8185 chipset, and Realtek updated the linux driver for the WLAN card recently. I downloaded it from here: http://www.realtek.com.tw/downloads/ExpressFTPSite.aspx?DownTypeID=3&DownID=435&PFid=1&Conn=5First of ...

Ubuntu Linux Driver for Realtek RTL8185 on 10.10 not working

when I updated from 10.04 to 10.10 beta, I lost my wireless on my Gateway MX3410 laptop. In 10.04, the wireless Realtek RTL8185 card was auto-detected, worked with the default driver. So I installed the linux driver version of Realtek RTL8185. Although the driver shows up in the "Additional Dri ...

Ubuntu RTL8185 wireless PCI, have driver, next?

Card is a generic CompUSA PCI wireless card. All visible chips have Realtek 8185 designations. I have searched the threads, looked in the how to's, wiki, and am a little confused.If the card I have has a LINUX driver;http://www.realtek.com.tw/downloads/downloads1-3.aspx?keyword=rtl8185Why do some RT ...

Does FreeBSD have the Lucent winmodem driver like Linux has?

I am wondering if it does. Cause I really don't have the money to buy a new modem, and I have a Lucent winmodem I can put in the comp I want to install FreeBSD on. I am new to FreeBSD so any help on this would be great. I really wish I had broadband then I wouldn't have this problem. ...

ATI radeon r300 freebsd driver

I am building myself a new PC, and the video card is an ATI radeon 9700. Now, I want to use the r300 open source driver, because i am on amd64 and the proprietry ati driver doesnt work on this platform.How do i use the r300 driver and have 3d acceleration? ...

Ubuntu ndiswrapper with rtl8185 xp driver in unmanaged mode

How do I get rtl8185 into managed mode so I can use it? ...

Ubuntu Help with RTL8185, can't "make" a driver...

I'm having some issues with my RTL8185 on a fresh install of Lucid on a quad core x64. It connects, but the signal strength is much weaker than it should be. I did some searching and found others with the same problem, but couldn't find any solutions. First off, I have build-essentials, and the kern ...

Driver or config? Ubuntu 8.10/Dell Insp. 7500/RTL8185

I can see my network, and my neighbor's networks in the network manager, but I cannot connect with my laptop. I am able to connect with the same laptop when I load Windows2000 on it.Is it my driver? or configuration in my computer?I am new to Ubuntu/linux, so lease dumb it down for me. Thanks in adv ...

Ubuntu Which driver for RTL8185?

Few days ago I installed wireless card (based on RTL8185) in my PC and I was very happy because Ubuntu 6.10 detected it and it works quite fine. However this card isn't supported well. Like I said it's working, but for example signal strenght isn't detected by system. Moreover it seems, that I'm not ...

Ubuntu problem installing driver for realtek rtl8185 wireless card.

I have a Toshiba Satellite A210-MS9. I upgraded to hearty heron the other day (i was running gutsy before, but i had no sound so i upgraded) and now i can't reinstall my wireless drivers. can anyone give me some help, or if not, tell me what information you need to help and/or how to get it? ...

PHP on FreeBSD, can I use ODBC or what?

Is there anyplace that documents exactly what steps I need to take to be able to talk to an ODBC server through PHP3 on FreeBSD?I've installed the iODBC driver manager, phpinfo() reports Unified is active -- but now what? What the heck is the next step? ...

CSA Driver for the Linux Kernel

everyone, I was not sure where to post this, but since I plan on using debian I figured this spot would be the best. Anyway, I've been using FreeBSD as my *NIX of choice because their kernel had a driver called CSA (Crystal Semiconductor) which supported my Turtle Beach Santa Cruize sound card. Afte ...

RTL8185 wireless adaptor in debian lenny.

Don't know what the deal is but in the Lenny daily build dated nov-29, 2008. the rtl8180 module has some issues with the rtl8185 card. to git this working i physically removed the module and used ndiswrapper and the windows driver (net8185) that shipped with the card. ...

DB2 Client on FreeBSD

HiI am currently working on a R&D project to investigate the connectivity of our inhouse product to other DB's. One of them is DB2. My current problem is that we run our product on FreeBSD with the 4.3Kernel. It is a PHP Web based aplication that needs to be able to connect to other databases. I ...

ubuntu 10.4 + wireless rtl8185 + absolute ignorance

all, I m completly new to the linux world. And this is so dificult to me that I m almost having a panic attack.I ll explain my problem.Im trying to migrate from windows 7 to Ubuntu 10.4. I ve made a dual boot just in case something went wrong (thnxs God). Installing went fine, but when i try to star ...

Graphics driver probs

i'm kinda new to linux and it seems that my graphics driver isnt working properly...it says that my graphics card is ATI RV350 AP but the card i have is a ati radeon all in wonder 9600 pro....the graphics and even video are running really slow... i was wondering if there was a way i can reinstall a ...

FreeBSD Question

all Network and System AdministratorsI have a Asus Motherboard with Marvell Yukon NIC adapter. I installed the driver for NIC adapter by downloading it from Marvell website. Now my internet is working since I can ping google.com and others.The way I installed FreeBSD is from DVD and I did not instal ...

permission denied on a file in freeBsd 4.11

I have no knowledge of freebsd but i loaded it up and added a new user.I then worked out how to download from the net for files, I then su'd and went and downloaded the ati video driver i need for X , when I try to run it (./ati-driver-installer-8.16.20.run ) i get permission denied and it is really ...

speedtouch USB ADSL modem && FreeBSD

Hi! I'm sort of new to unix, just recently migrated. I've been trying to get this dsl modem to work for about a month now, I've lost whole nights of sleep to it, so I thought I'd ask for help.Desktop:FreeBSD 4.8SpeedTouch USB ADSL modembellsouth dsl account, transferring from win2k3rd party modem dr ...

Wireless Internet in FreeBSD 5.1

I have a D-Link AirPlus G DWL-G510 Wireless PCI Card for broadband Internet access. I installed FreeBSD 5.1 and then KDE -- everything seems to be working fine for me except for the fact that I can't get online. I am a newbie in FreeBSD and I don't know how to hook it up there -- the driver CD has d ...

Realtek drivers on freebsd 4.9

I just grabbed a sparkly fresh freebsd-4.9 iso and selected the visual kernel config screen prior to installation, and there is no driver listed for the Realtek-8139 chipset NICs - any suggestions please on what I should be selecting at this point? ...

What NIC driver to compile in kernel

This'll be my first post in the *BSD forums.Anyways my NIC is NE2000 (RealTek 8029) and I've been looking in the kernal conf file for the driver for it but haven't found one specifically for my NIC.There are a few similair one's but none for mine.The NIC works with the generic kernal but now that I ...

Configuring FreeBSD to use my NIC

A computer I wish to install FreeBSD on has a NIC called "HP 10/100 BaseT LAN Adapter (Ethernet)" I already checked the supported ethernet cards page, and as of 4.8 RELEASE (which I have installed) it is not listed. I realize that this means that there is no current driver for the NIC, and ...

FreeBSD newbie with rare error/problem

higot this strange problem. freebsd hangs on startup each time. installed new now for the first time.(version 5.2 donloadad today)kd0 at atkbd0 psm0:<PS/2 Mouse>irq12 on atkbdc0 psm0:model Intelli Mouse, device ID3 orm:<optionROMs>at iomen ...(lot of numbers) 000_0xccfff on isa0pmtimers ...

FreeBSD / KDE No Sound

I recently installed FreeBSD and KDE onto a Dell Dimension Desktop. The sound card is listed as Creative Sound Blaster Audio PCI chip with 64-voice wavetable synthesis" on Dells web site.I get the following error on boot or when trying to get the sound:Error while initializing sound driver: /de ...

FreeBSD? OpenBSD? NetBSD? Darwin? - The definitive answer

Questions regarding the differences of the *BSDs come up again and again. Let´s start our "BSD Family FAQ".I´ll update this first post here every now and then with other information contributed here or found on the ´net.Part #1: *BSD historyThe BSD family tree, by James HowardQuote: Ind ...

freebsd + d-link 660+ = problem

I have installed FreeBSD 4.5And I have a problem with configuring mi PCMCIA ethenet card.Pccardd says: "driver allocation failed, driver not configured"I tried to compile the kernel with driver ed but it didn't help. What should i do? ...

Connecting UDB from FreeBSD via JDBC?

Documentation is unclear - can I connect to an iseries UDB database from a FreeBSD machine using the JDBC level 4 driver? Would like to have my existing web server access the DB (via PHP script, using PHP/Java connector)I really appreciate help from the group! ...

Realtek RTL8185 wifi hardlocks ubuntu 7.10

HelloAs the title states, If my realtek RTL8185 wifi card is plugged into the PCI port, I can not get Ubuntu (or Kubuntu, or Xubuntu) to load from either the live CD or the command line install of Ubuntu on my hard drive. It locks up at the "loading hardware drivers" point of startup and I ...

X Server in FreeBsd 5.3

Greetings from Colombia, I have recently installed freebsd 5.3 , when i run X server this doesn´t work, it send me an error(I have a S3 Prosavage DDR)take a look :Release Date: 18 December 2003X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 6.7Build Operating System: FreeBSD 5.3 i386 [ELF] Current Opera ...

New Freebsd

ok, heres the situation:I have just installed FreeBSD on my HD with a few linux distros on different partitions. I have installed from miniinst , and I therefore don't have any gui. I hav a USR wireless acx111 chipset card so I want to try and install the dirver from http://wlan.kewl.org/modules/man ...

About chipset on graphic card having driver for amd64

OpenBSD 4.0CPU - AMD Athlon 64x2 3800PCI-E 16 Graphic card - ASUS 7300GS 256MBLCD display - Philips 20" Brilliance 200WP7, 1680x1050 resolution.I have been sufferring in short of nVidia amd64 driver since running FreeBSD and now OpenBSD. I'm not alone. Pls refers to following thread;FreeBSD-amd ...

Intel driver

1.FreeBSD 6.1------------------------------------------I have installed vmware tools.vmware is using vmware svga driverwhen I set it to use i810 driver X don't startError :(EE) No devices detectedI have no problem with i810 driver in linux in real mode.Please help.2.To build GNOME from source, use t ...

Ubuntu How do I install a linux driver/application.

I have a disc with a linux driver and software for my Uninterrupted Power Supply.I have no idea on how to load this. In windows it just comes up, click a few buttons and it's installed, however, this doesn't seem to be the case in ubuntu.The instructions that I have no idea on how to implement are ...

Linux AGP GART module and intel AGP driver license?

I am a developer at Tmaxsoft in Korea.I have some quiestions about linux AGP module and intel AGP driver license.As I know, Linux and FreeBSD AGP module are derived from Xfree86/MIT project.And linux AGP GART source files include MIT lincense statements.So, I think AGP module and intel AGP driver ha ...

Ubuntu Driver installation issue

I've recently upgraded to 9.10 and my network drivers (both wired and wireless) seem to have been over-written. I've tracked down what I need to be able to install them again but on both I've got issues with my Ubuntu installation.This is the log whilst trying to make the wireless driver:ultraflynn@ ...

Ubuntu Error while compiling driver

Trying to compile a wireless card driver, getting the following error:$./makedrv ./ieee80211/./ieee80211/ieee80211_module.c./ieee80211/ieee80211_rx.c./ieee80211/tags./ieee80211/Makefile./ieee80211/ieee80211_crypt_tkip.c./ieee80211/ieee80211_softmac.c./ieee80211/readme./ieee80211/ieee80211_crypt_ccmp ...

Ubuntu NVidia 180.06 driver with PureVideo support [SUCCESS!]

For some time ive been puzzling around planning to buy some new hardware and upgrade my media center so i can play my x264 encoded movies at a decent framerate. However with nvidias new driver I dont have to upgrade anything to do this! If you want to install the new driver you can get it from here ...