Joined: 07 Aug 2005 Posts: 4379 Location: Southeast Georgia, USA
Posted: Wed 31 Jul 2013, 21:08 Post_subject:
It is an oddball nic - same problem in Lucid, upup Raring, & Wheezy.
Dell shipped some with Intel and some with Broadcom - as usual Broadcom makes a nuisance of itself.
I'm planning to use a USB nic as i don't have time to work around ignorant hardware manufacturers.
Good luck to them as Steam brings a bazillion high-end game users over to Linux & they learn who is Linux-friendly and who is not -- they are not at all shy about blackballing those who refuse to cooperate. _________________ Thanks! David Home page: http://nevils-station.com Don't googleSearch!http://duckduckgo.com
Puppy upup Raring 3992 & Lighthouse64-b602