Wireless Unavailable Sabayon 5.1

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Hideffdreamer
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Wireless Unavailable Sabayon 5.1

Post by Hideffdreamer » Mon Mar 08, 2010 17:57

Need help!! Finally decided to try out Sabayon 5.1 full drive install and I have NO WIRELESS

/sbin/ifconfig
eth0
Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:26:22:06:b2:8e

UP BROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1

RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0

TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0

collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:0 (0.0 B)
TX bytes:0 (0.0 B)
Interrupt:17

lo
Link encap:Local Loopback

inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0

inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host

UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1

RX packets:24 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0

TX packets:24 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0

collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:1240 (1.2 KiB) TX bytes:1240 (1.2 KiB)


Tried Wicd and Network Manager both grayout Wireless and tray icon says Unavailable, any thoughts guys **NOTE** I am new to Sabayon and novice with linux.

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Re: Wireless Unavailable Sabayon 5.1

Post by Fitzcarraldo » Wed Mar 10, 2010 5:51

What precisely is your WiFi hardware? Capture log files as explained in the post Howto Gather Log Files Easily - Help Us to Help You and paste them here (please use the Code button around each log file you paste, so as not to make your post very long). Perhaps someone will then be able to help you.

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