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Ndiswrapper said "Invalid Driver" any other methods

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I recently tried ndiswrapper in my ubuntu installation, and twice, it said that the driver is invalid, even though it is the driver that came with the card. Is there any other way I can get my wireless network card to work? (PCI)

EDIT: By the way, I have ubuntu 6.06 LTS Dapper Drake (x86, not AMD 64)
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anyone?
    
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Make sure your logged on as root, and are you running it off a cd/device or is it installed on your hard drive?
    
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it's installed on the HD, and im on "Root Terminal" as "Root" Are there any other ways to get wireless network card drivers for Linux to be recognized.
    
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Go to the supported cards wiki. It will tell you what drivers are compatible with ndiswrapper
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You're probably using the wrong drivers for the card and/or not meeting certain requirements (some driver files need additional files to be installed for them to work).
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