Re: Quick pointer please? Installing Intel wireless, post OS installation
- Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 19:21:16 -0500
- From: deb <deb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Quick pointer please? Installing Intel wireless, post OS installation
On 2/21/2019 7:12 PM, deb wrote:
So, I punched on to install Debian 9.7 onto the Intel NUC
bypassing the wireless part, as I was still stuck on it asking for
iwlwifi-8265-26.ucode, iwlwifi-8265-25.ucode, iwlwifi-8265-24.ucode,
in the networking section. (Those .ucode files do not exist as far as
So I have a running Debian now, but no internet connection either.
(No immediate Ethernet access).
If I now want to attempt the Intel wireless setup/install,
using the iwlwifi-8265-22.ucode that it also asked for
where do I do this at | from?
Any starter pointers?
*Is it just do this?*
*| then install the **|firmware-iwlwifi|**package using your favorite
package management utility, then reboot and the driver should be
auto-loaded and ready for use.*
... and I'll have the iwlwifi-8265-22.ucode and iwlwifi-8265-21.ucode in
a /lib/firmware folder on a USB drive to pull from, whilst synaptics-ing.