Installing Network Card driver Ubuntu Server

Discussion in 'Installation/Configuration' started by pmcun, Apr 5, 2008.

  1. pmcun

    pmcun New Member

    Hello all,

    I've been trying to get a TP-Link TG-3269 Gigabit ethernet card to work on my Linux install all midday. I'm running Ubuntu Server 6.06.2.

    I probably have to install some drivers, but I get errors when trying to do so (and I find their README file very confusing.)

    I have got the same problems as they guy on this site:

    But I don't really get what he did (I'm not so Linux savvy when it's about installing drivers etc. if not using apt-get ...).

    If anybody is able to help me, thanks. If you need more info, feel free to reply!
  2. falko

    falko Super Moderator Howtoforge Staff Moderator HowtoForge Supporter ISPConfig Developer

    sudo apt-get install linux-headers-`uname -r` build-essential
    Then download and unzip the driver, change to the driver directory, and run
    sudo make clean modules
    sudo make install
    sudo depmod -a

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