[ILUG-BOM] debian : with closed drivers : any particular variant?

Rony Bill gnulinuxist at gmail.com
Mon Nov 19 14:48:10 IST 2018


On Mon, Nov 19, 2018, 11:47 AM Mayuresh Kathe <mayuresh at kathe.in wrote:

> hi,
>
> i installed debian 9 on my laptop and it isn't supporting the wifi
> sub-system.
> i tried minimal-install of fedora 29 and the wifi is supported but
> remains unconfigured.
> so basically, the wifi drivers do exist under linux, just not under
> stock debian.
>
> is there any particular variant of debian (other than ubuntu and
> derivates) i should try out to check if it would support wifi networking
> under my laptop?
>
> thanks,
>
> ~mayuresh
>
> --
>

You have to Google for the drivers based on the laptop model. Someone
somewhere must have done it.

Regards,
Rony.

>


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