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21Dec Toshiba L40 + Ndiswrapper + Realtek 8187

After more than three hour googling and trying, I’ve found the right way to get wireless to my brand new Toshiba L40. There was some weird workaround, with a modified driver, but it wasn’t very clean, and I need WPA support. After all, it all got to this: Download the driver from Realtek site; Install […]

30Sep Ndiswrapper and SMC USB Wireless Adapters

Today I had the roughest Ubuntu installation ever. The problem was the lack of documentation to get ndiswrapper and SMC adapters working. After some reading and trying, I’ve figured out the solution: Edit /etc/modprob.d/blacklist and add: blacklist bcm43xx blacklist islsm blacklist prism54usb Edit /etc/modules and add: ndiswrapper After this, download the Windows driver, extract it […]