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[HOWTO] Install Wireless support for Fedora 15 in HP Pavilion G Series (G4) Notebook

To install Wireless driver for HP Pavilion G4, I followed the instructions here. Basically, I just connected it to the internet using a cable and here is what I did in the terminal (System Tools>Terminal):

su #enter password when prompted
sudo yum localinstall --nogpgcheck http://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-stable.noarch.rpm http://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-stable.noarch.rpm
yum install akmod-wl
akmods --akmod wl
modprobe wl

Then, I disconnected the cable and reboot and the Wifi started working. Hope this helps.

Hope this helps.

Configuring CDMA Wireless Modem in Linux

UTL has been providing Wireless Internet Connection for over four months now and many Nepali have been using it as the only way to browse the internet. However, many users have have failed to configure the low cost brandless (or with some brand like Glink, Blink etc) USB modems in Linux. I will try to help you to configure your UTL Wireless modem to work under Linux. Continue reading Configuring CDMA Wireless Modem in Linux