wireless internet on laptop.

Link to this post 03 Dec 09

so i got thsi new netbook or notebook idk but its a small laptop. i installed linux for one on it. my wireless seems to not work. it says wireless connection and then it says device not managed? so im like wtf. i installed it on my friends and it shows him the connections near him, so why wont minE? plz help

Link to this post 03 Dec 09

Can you please give the specifics as to what make/model of notebook you are using and which distro you installed?

Link to this post 03 Dec 09

can you display the result of each of these 3 commands (from a console/terminal):

dmesg | grep -i wireless
cat /proc/net/wireless
ifconfig -a

What distribution did you install?

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