I have 4GB of ram and a 2GB swap partition. They also refuse to refund as I let the 30 day window pass while working with them to let them: Of course, the best thing to do is buy a model of computer that contains a wireless card that works out-of-the-box in Ubuntu, which I always do But in this case you should be able to get the card working. The time now is This is a guide to running Linux with the Dell Latitude E laptop.

Uploader: Dour
Date Added: 9 July 2014
File Size: 69.25 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 54596
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

After this operation reboot your system and connect a wireless network. For full specifications see the Dell Latitude E specifications page. I can see the wireless available but with just one 1 brick.

Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. You need to reboot after that.

Wireless card won’t work in ubuntu

Can anyone tell me if the network card wifi in this laptop supports packet injection of not? Download newest update kernel 2.

I would assume YAST would set it up to activate at least on boot time. Worked for me on Smart Card Reader trouble See Dell’s support thread: Dell Latitude E cannot turn on Witeless wifi card.


Works with current Linux distros kernel version 2. In rare of the rare case it shows sometime the wireless available with very low frequency. Desperation came all around me after more than wlreless day of different retries.

[ubuntu] dell E wireless network

Works as of approx. To the report, let me add that current free drivers nouveau do a good job with this graphics card. This might be helpful for resolving my issue. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. First time I have ever had a good experience with linux without having to waste several hours setting up devices! Please try again now or at a later time. Still a PITA but at least it’s off now….

Wireless card won’t work in ubuntu – Forums – CNET

I have 4GB of ram and a 2GB swap partition. Do your above instructions apply to I have a 1 year old e and it worked very wigeless with ubuntu 9.

Unfortunately after suspend to ram and resume wireleds touchpad is re-enabled again so I have to execute that line again; sometimes even after longer working times. If you want only basic 2D graphics then it should work out of the box with current distributions.


Dell Latitude E6500

Wiki syntax is allowed: Dell Latitude E cannot turn on Intel wifi card This wirwless now solved. Configuring the touchpad disable tapping, scrolling, etc requires the SHMConfig variable to be enabled. I am teaching a class on OSes and 20 students have the same E To get video acceleration with new fc10 kernel: Steve C 21 1.

Jens Erat 4, 7 20 The switch on the laptop is on but still Ubuntu does not recognize my wireless adapter. Using Livna, install kmod-nvidia. How do you rate this laptop with Linux?