Ubuntu 8.10 + Sun Virtual Box + Windows Xp = A Dynamic Trio for NoteBook

Ubuntu 8.10 + Sun Virtual Box + Windows Xp = A Dynamic Trio for NoteBook.I installed Ubuntu 8.10 on my Compaq Presario C700 and I got DSL Connection from DIGITEL (lowest bandwith offered by the ISP Company) and Wifi router. I discovered this, I installed Windows XP on Linux under Sun VirtualBox i fo ...

Connecting to wifi router, yet no internet

everyone, this is my first post here and im in need of some help. I have a Compaq Presario (R4012US) with a built in Broadcom 802.11 b/g card, windows XP home SP2. I was able to access the internet with it a week ago with having anywhere from 2-4 bars and speeds of 18-54Mbps. I had tried to install ...

trying to install virtual wifi driver in ubuntu

its possible to install windows drivers on ubuntu using ndiswrapper but its limited only to windows xp drivers. i am working on a project to introduce virtual wifi technology to ubuntu. i have got incomplete source code from their website on research.microsoft.com. i got the inf file of the driver b ...

Ubuntu Wifi Router Malfunction?

Can anyone point me to a link that has an explanation of how to determine if yourwifi router\AP is malfunctioning and thereby the cause of suddenly inability of yourPCs connecting with internet? My well functioning LAN (Win XP & Win 2000pro and Linux Ubuntu, Xubuntu & Puppy)suddenly will not ...

Blackberry as wifi router

So work just gave me a blackberry curve 8310. One of the nifty things a buddy of mine with a smartphone running windows mobile can do with his is set it up as a wifi router. Yea, he can use it to generate a lil bubble of wifi.I was looking to have the ability to share a connection out across a coupl ...

obtain wireless internet connection on Fedora Core 5 Linux with Belkin54g WiFi router

I have installed my Belkin 54g wifi router on my WinXP setup on my machine (i dual-boot between that and Fedora Core 5 Linux).However, I am not sure how to go about setting it up in FC5??In my setup guide that came with the router it told me to go to 192.18.2.1 in Firefox and follow the instructions ...

Ubuntu Cant connect to the internet using Linksys WUSB600N wifi router

I just installed Ubuntu 10.04 and I can't connect to the internet I am using a liksys wusb600n wifi router and I am very new to ubuntu I am also running windows 7 I don't know what to do so please help asap I would like to be able to use Ubuntu ...

HELP PLEASE: Weired problem while configuring Netgear DG834G Wifi Router with BSNL

I installed a new Netgear DG834G Wifi Router router for my BSNL connection. Followed all the setup guidelines available on the forum. But there are some strange problems that I am facing. * The internet led is green * I can ping sites from command prompt * As soon as i click on TEST - under basic se ...

f12 set connection to wifi router

I installed f12 and I want to connect to my wifi router with password. Anybody can help me a little bit ?I try to set a new wifi connection but I cannot activate it. ...

net to router to wifi router

I'm having trouble port forwarding with my cheap network everywhere wifi router and want to connect it to another linksys router I have lying around but can't figure out how to configure it. Here's how it would work: cable -> linksys -> wifi Here's where I left off trying: Went from the cable ...

RAD 7.5 Installation in Virtual PC with XP SP3 does not work

I am trying to install RAD 7.5 in a Virtual PC running XP SP3 and it just does not work. When I start the launchpad executable the splash screen never appears. I can see in the TaskManager that the process starts but suddenly it dies.I have also tried to execute the install executable at the Install ...

Ubuntu Can’t connect to secured wifi router

Using Ubuntu 8.4 I am able to connect to an unsecured wifi router, but when I try to connect to a secured router using the correct password the connection attempt times out.Hardware InformationBroadcom Corporation BCOM4306 802.11 b/g Wireless LAN Controller (rev 03)Subsystem Linksys WPC54G The Links ...

Can't obtain IP from wifi router using DHCP

Yesterday, I installed PCLOS 2010.07 into my laptop and dual booting with windows vista. Now I got a weird problem that is when I connected linux to my wifi router, it cannot obtain IP! (it still work correctly in windows, problem just with linux) I had to manually set ip and that worked. Now i wond ...

Ubuntu Virtual Machine - Updating XP

I have done a (mind-numbing) search through the forums and could not seem to find the answer to my question(s). I apologize if this has been discussed elsewhere and I missed it.I have decided to go full Ubuntu and get rid of XP...sort of. I want to set up a virtual machine for XP. (I will follow one ...

Ubuntu Nano station to WiFi router

I have a neighbour who has agreed to share his WiFi signal, I can't get a strong enogh signal from his WiFi router in my house but if I go into my garden with my laptop there is no problem connecting. Which Nano station should I buy to be able to connect inside my house with my router?He doesnt want ...

Hacking my Wifi Router with ubuntu

Right now, I'm working on a project with a really old computer, that unfortunately can only use wireless networks and can only use WEP and not WPA encryption (which is what my network is on), plus it can't use Ad-Hoc networks, only access points.Luckily, I have a spare wifi router laying around that ...

Ubuntu wifi router w/ static dhcp

Okay, not an ubuntu specific question per se... but does anyone know of any wifi routers out there that do dhcp *with* fixed addresses? As an example... I have a Linksys wifi router that has a web interface that allows me to control a variety of things - including DHCP. I can set the ip address rang ...

Ubuntu Firmware Upgrade Issue - Zoom 3G WiFi Router

Here's an interesting one:Zoom 4501 3G Wifi Router with flaky performance with a new '3' UK mobile broadband dongle. With a previous Vodafone dongle, the same router had been quite stable, requiring only an occasional power cycle. With the '3' dongle, a ZTE MF112, the power cycles were more like eve ...

Ubuntu Can not connect to WiFi Router

hiI think I have unique problem. I have a d-link DWL G510 rev c.(Austrailian) WiFi card in my pc which is detected as Network controller [0280]: RaLink RT2561/RT61 rev B 802.11g [1814:0302] in lspci -nn.iwconfig shows: lo no wireless extensions.eth0 no wireless extensions.wlan0 IEEE 802.11bg ESSID:o ...

Ubuntu USB dongle used with hp laptop as a wifi router

Hello, I have a Huawei usb mobile broadband connection and an HP Pavilion laptop running Ubuntu 10.10. I want to use my laptop as a wifi router so that I can access internet from my ipod. I have gone through the tutorials and created new wireless network from the network applet. The ipod shows the n ...

Ubuntu wifi router recognised can't connect to internet

After forgetting my wifi router password, I had to reset and reconfigure the router. I enabled WEP, and after I typed the password, the computer now recognises it automatically. But I can't connect to the internet no matter how long I wait. (The wired internet connection works fine.)How can I get th ...

Ubuntu WIFI Router Crashes

When I use LUBUNTU on my laptop it seems to crash the WiFi router. This is not an immediate crash but one that happen with in the 1st hour of usage. I have not taken a stop watch to record the actual time. Is there a log I can look at to see what is really happening? Do i need to turn on a log, let ...

Ubuntu wifi router management question

HelloI am sharing my internet connection through a wifi router/access point (netgear wgr614v9).Each connected devices (up to 8 is assigned a fixed IP adresse according to their MAC adresse and hostname.Is there is any way I can control/manage each connected device bandwith and use or see a detailled ...

Ubuntu Virtual WiFi ?

There is a new feature in Windows 7 that make u able to create a virtual WiFi and share ur internet access with many others.I know there is ad-hoc but sometimes it has problems, for example I couldn't connect to my friend's ad-hoc network (he is using Windows 7) but I _could_ connect to the virtual ...

Ubuntu Virtual WiFi - On the go hotspot

Is there any way to achieve this (http://www.engadget.com/2009/05/18/microsofts-virtual-wifi-will-make-windows-7-wireless-adapters-d/) in Linux? It's basically using your existing WiFI card to broadcast your personal internet connection as a virtual AP (not with ad-hoc). Microsoft's implementation a ...

Ubuntu Make laptop a wifi router and share internet from ethernet or a CDMA 3G USB dongle

I am using a Dell D620 Latitude running Ubuntu 8.10 and want to be able to share its internet connection. Specifically I would like to share the internet connection that I am getting from my Sprint Sierra Compass USB dongle via wifi directly from my built-in wifi adapter (I don't want to share to my ...

Virtual Box Windows XP to an Ubuntu computer connection question!

If I was to connect a Virtual Box Windows XP pc to an Ubuntu computer, would this be exactly the same as connecting a normal Windows XP pc install to an Ubuntu computer?I want to connect them via crossover cable. ...

Ubuntu Working wifi router doesn't show up in wicd scan list

I have public, unsecured (for the moment) wifi router that I'm trying to connect to. I know the router works because I used to be able to connect to it when I was running Xandros and I have another pc that can connect to it fine. I can connect to other wifi routers without any problem. It doesn't sh ...

Ubuntu Do I need a wifi router

Hi. Noob here. I need some recommendations on how to go about getting the connectivity I need.I'm running Ubuntu 8.04 on a dual-boot computer I built. AMD Anthalon 64 3200+ with 2 gigs ram, 160gig hard drive (primary) with Windows Vista, 80 gig hard drive (secondary) with Unbuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron.I ...

Ubuntu virtual box in xp

have installed virtual box in xp and installed gutsy within it. but can not get virtual box to take the full screen - it remains about 80% of the total visual area available.any advice? will it be same if I have virtualbox installed within gutsy? ...

Ubuntu help with virtual machine (windows xp)

helloi just installed vmware player and got a virtual machine (windows xp) but when i run the virtual machine i get a error message here it is (Could not open /dev/vmmon: No such file or directory.Please make sure that the kernel module `vmmon' is loaded.) ...

Ubuntu wifi router print server refuse to work!

I'm posting again a request for tips and advice since no reply arrived to the previous...well I'm running Kubuntu on my laptop and works great...except for printing!My printer is a Samsung ML1610, working well if connected directly on the laptop USB port, but I'd like to use it connected to my wifi ...

Ubuntu Wifi Router with Bridging

I'm looking for a cheap B/G Wifi router with BridgingExampleInternet-----Wireless Modem/Gateway~~~~~~~~~~Wifi Router with Bridging--------2 Computers, 1 network printer------ Wired~~~~~~ Wireless ...

Ubuntu cannot connect to one particular wifi router

I am experiencing difficulties connecting to one particular wifi router called Baltus i.e. :- i can connect other wifi routers- from another laptop i can connect to Baltus- from my laptop connection fails.I checked that I have the right password and the right security type (WEP with password). I hav ...

Ubuntu Using wifi Router to connect to mobile phone without turning ON the PC

This question is from my friend.He has a wifi router and an internet connection to which he has to login when he wants to use it. Now, the question is, is there a way so that he can access the internet on his wifi enabled phone without turning the computer ON and only turning on the router? He can d ...

Ubuntu virtual machine & Windows XP install issues

I feel like a complete dunderhead here. I've installed (and uninstalled) Virtualbox many times and tried to run/install Windows XP. I've been able to create a virtual machine, but whenever I try and start it up and install from my CD, there's no progression at all and it seems to freeze, which means ...

Ubuntu WiFi router connects but no internet

I am trying to run 10.04 netbook live from a memory stick with a view to installing it on my laptop. However although I can see my wireless router and connect to it I cannot access the internet. I have tried this on my laptop and desktop with the same result. I was however able to download Seamonkey ...

Ubuntu Problem using my ASUS EeePC 1201N as a WiFi-Router

I am a Linux and Ubuntu newbie, so the problem I am having may be very easy to solve. I did do some research before I posted this, but unfortunately I haven't found a solution yet.The situation: my netbook ASUS EeePC 1201N came with MS Windows 7 pre-installed. Since we only have a simple broadband m ...

Ubuntu fast servers crash wifi router

I'm having a recurring problem with a Netgear WGT624v2 router. When I try to get update packages in Ubuntu, or maps from Google/Mapquest in Ubuntu or Windows XP, the wifi connection crashes, and the router loses the internet connection. [My set-up has a cable modem wire-connected to the router, then ...

Wifi/router internet connection

I'm a complete newbie so please bear with me.I've got a netgear wifi pci card and a netgear wifi modem/router Ive been using under windows to connect to the internet.I'm having trouble with Mandrake. I can connect to the internet If i connect to the router via the ethernet port. I can see the wifi c ...

Ubuntu can't access virtual host in xp running in virtual box

I have test 10.0.2.2 on the windows hosts file. And this is what I have under /etc/apache2/test.conf <VirtualHost test:80>ServerAdmin webmaster@localhostNameVirtualHost testDocumentRoot /var/www/test<Directory />Options FollowSymLinksAllowOverride All</Directory><Directory /var/ ...

wifi router can't ping other boxen

I bought one of those cheap network everywhere wifi routers.I can't seem to get it configured properly so that I can get in to an ftp server on a wired box from the outside, or a laptop on the wlan. I picked infrastructure mode when installing the pcmcia card on the notebook.Come to think of it, I c ...

Ubuntu Removing Sun Virtual Box Windows XP

can anyone give a clue as to the best way to remove Virtual Box? I have been playing with it for a while, but have fully decided I dont need access to windows xp and would like to remove the virtual installation etc. ...

Ubuntu Trouble with Virtual Box on XP

everybody, this is Warpster Buntu. I am a complete n00b to Linux and Ubuntu, but I've been around Digg long enough that I know most of the programs and how magnificent and pwnful they are.:lolflag:Anyway, as the title suggests, I am having some trouble with getting the virtual box on my XP computer. ...

Ubuntu Virtual Box and XP

I have, not a unique question, but more of a "can it be done and how" question. I'm coming from an XP SP2 machine that I now dual boot with Ubuntu 64 bit (for AMD). I want to take the existing setup in XP and put it into a virtual box. This is mainly for development in existing projects th ...

Ubuntu Virtual Box Windows XP Performance

I am thinking of installing Ubuntu as my main OS and running XP in Virtual Box.Just a couple of questionsI have 4GB of ram and an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, will Ubuntu recognise the full 4GB, do I need to download and install the 64 Bit version for this?As regards running Windows XP in Virtual Box ...

Ubuntu Virtual box windows xp problems

Hi. I try to install windows XP tablet edition in a Virtual box on my Fujitsu Siemens tablet PC and i have a problem. The start is fine, but when i have to put disc 2 in i get an error message saying that a file is missing. The file is the tpglwnot.dll and it asks me to browse for it. So i presume t ...

Ubuntu Problem connecting to my WiFi Router

I have been using Ubuntu Netbook Remix 10.10 for 6 months on my Asus EEE PC 1005P.Recently I have a very strange problem: I can connect to WiFi networks at the university, hotels and friends places properly. However, when I am at my home, the connection with my ZyXEL NBG-419N router gets disconnecte ...

Broadcom/Ubuntu 10.04/Gateway MX6445 - Unable to connect to wifi router

I recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 on a partition on my laptop. I have spent hours scouring support and following tutorials trying to configure my wifi connection, but I cannot connect to the router no matter what I try.I know the adapter can see the router from using iwscan, but I am unable to conne ...

Ubuntu GTalk voicechat behind wifi router

I have a WLAN router (it handles the DSL conection on its own). The ubuntu notebook has an 192.168.0.x IP address.I can text chat using pidgin (gtalk account), but voicechat does not work. I suspect the firewall is blocking the audio (SIP protocol?) direct connection between me and the other end.How ...