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Just downloaded fedora (kernel 3.18.7-200.fc21.x86_64) need wireless help.

asked 2015-02-22 18:38:26 -0500

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updated 2016-01-17 21:08:20 -0500

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have spent a day looking for help with adapters i already own. no luck. would rather just have the name of some good (hopefully AC adapaters) that i can buy that will just plug and play. it doesn't have to be AC, but faster the better. i appreciate any help you can give.

it's been a long time since i worked with linux, so i'm pretty rusty.

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The heading and the description of the problem doesn't really match. What exactly is the issue? Are you looking for AC-DC power adaptors?

anishjp gravatar imageanishjp ( 2015-02-23 01:09:22 -0500 )edit

i was looking for some suggestions regarding wifi adapters that are supported by fedora. i have it dual booting on a desktop alongside win8.1 and was trying to get the same to work for my son. my d-link adapter worked out of the box, but his linksys ac1200 did not. nor did an asus ac51. i was referring to the current ac dual band wifi adapters. not power. 3 prong is doing that ok. thanks for responding.

cswor gravatar imagecswor ( 2015-02-23 09:59:17 -0500 )edit

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answered 2015-02-22 23:46:40 -0500

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Hello i personaly always install this packages

  • kernel

  • kernel-core

  • kernel-headers

  • kernel-modules

  • kernel-modules-extras

Install this i never had problem with my wireless ( atheros card)

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