Re: Simplified -- Re: Quick pointer please? Installing Intel wireless, post OS installation
- Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 14:48:31 -0500
- From: Dan Ritter <dsr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Simplified -- Re: Quick pointer please? Installing Intel wireless, post OS installation
> Simplified query:
> After installing Debian 9.7, without Networking, and without an Ethernet
> how does one go about installing Intel Wireless (with the non-free bits
> available on a USB drive)?
Assuming the USB disk is /dev/sdb and it has one partition on
1. Mount the usb drive.
sudo mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt/
2. Make sure the package is there.
3. Install the package.
sudo dpkg -i firmware-iwlwifi*.deb
4. Configure the network.
... varies by network manager, /etc/network/interfaces,
5. Unmount the usb drive.
sudo umount /dev/sdb1