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Fedora 26 wireless issue

asked 2017-09-28 00:40:32 -0500

Hi Guys,

Am not a pro in linux, just moved to fedora yesterday. I have an issue with wireless driver. Please check sysinfo below:

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please do in a terminal lspci |grep Wir and share the output with us.

aeperezt gravatar imageaeperezt ( 2017-09-28 02:23:55 -0500 )edit

The info is in that paste. The device is a USB wifi device:

Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0bda:8179 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. RTL8188EUS 802.11n Wireless Network Adapter

ssieb gravatar imagessieb ( 2017-09-30 23:26:44 -0500 )edit

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answered 2017-09-30 23:29:13 -0500

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That device doesn't have a driver in the kernel. You will have to compile a third party driver yourself. There's one at

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