Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Charles Read <gentoolist@×××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] G2 on an HP dv5000... need help w/ WiFi and Ethernet
Date: Mon, 06 Mar 2006 20:19:34
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] G2 on an HP dv5000... need help w/ WiFi and Ethernet by Sergio Polini
Sure... any info for getting wireless up?

On Mar 6, 2006, at 3:06 PM, Sergio Polini wrote:

> Charles Read: >> I just got an HP Pavillion dv5000 with the Turion 64 chip, > > Me too ;-) > >> I used >> the gentoo x86-64 discs and the install went well, the system boots >> fine. But gentoo doesnt recognize my built-in wifi (by Broadcom I >> think, but I can't seem to find out which chipset it uses) and it >> also doesnt recognize my ethernet card (I think a Realtek 8139 >> 810x ), > > Yout Realtek card: > -- requires the 8139too module (look at dmesg output); > -- is likely set as eth1, not eth0. > I'm writing a gentoo-wiki page about my installation steps. It is not > yet finished (would you contribute? ;-), but I cite other three pages > about similar HP notebooks (zv6000 and dv8000) where you can find > hints about wifi, Broadcom and ndiswrapper. > > HTH > Sergio > -- > gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list >
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