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Where I can find drivers for a netbook lanix Neuron LT for a Ubuntu OS?

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Hi Experts!

I install the Ubuntu Netbook Remix in my neetbook Lanix Neuron LT. I need to know Where find the drivers. It's correct the term?

BTW, I need to know how to change the drivers.

Thnx a lot Experts!
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by:Pieter Jordaan
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Did you install the Ubuntu netbook edition?
http://www.ubuntu.com/netbook

Linux drivers do not work like Windows drivers. Linux have all it's supported hardware drivers included with the installation.
If the Ubuntu version you installed do not support your hardware, then it is easier to just try a different version.

It is possible to compile additional drivers into the Ubuntu kernel, but you really need to know what you are doing.
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by:Pieter Jordaan
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If your machine is not in the supported list here: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/HardwareSupport/Machines/Netbooks
Then you have a problem.

What is not working?
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by:javiermorquecho
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Hi!

Yes. I'm using Ubuntu netbook Remix. My netbook isn't listed in the https://wiki.ubuntu.com/HardwareSupport/Machines/Netbooks list.

The webcam I cannot use, the Wi-Fi fails disconnecting for moments. Big troubles isn't, but I looking for more Wi-Fi connection stability and the webcam functionlity.

Regards

Thnx
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Hi!

To determine what wireless card/chipset you have, open up a terminal and type the following.

lspci -v | less

Read more here for Wifi troubleshooting: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/WirelessTroubleShootingGuide

You can check info about your hardware (including webcam and wifi card) with the command:

sudo lshw

Regards, Tobias
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Follow this guide to get your webcam up'n running: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Webcam

Regards, Tobias
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by:javiermorquecho
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Hi Experts!

I check in other wireless network.  The fail is mi wireless modem. It's near of my inalambric phone. Maybe that is the problem.

Anyway Thnx!
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