My question is on linux and setting up my wireless card

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    I dont know if this is a stupid question but i have a D-link DWL-G650.  I want to use it on my linux machine but the problem is I cant get drivers for it  I dont know were to look becouce they are not on the D-link website.  Also if i can use this card on my computer then i would like you also to either let me know a website or you help me on how to actually setup the network.  thank you very much
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There are two revisions of this 802.11g card, based on different chipsets, so there are different drivers. AFAIK, rev. A1 card has less problems with linux driver, while B1 driver still beta.
DWL-G650 rev. A1 (PrismGT chipset) , so you should go 
DWL-G650 rev. B1 (Atheros chipset) =

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