actually, all you need is : 1 install libsmbios (it s already in debian etch 2. load a module: modprobe dcdbas 3 now you can change bios , cmos setting ofMessage 1 of 5 , Aug 6, 2007View Sourceactually, all you need is :
1 install libsmbios (it's already in debian etch
2. load a module: "modprobe dcdbas"
3 now you can change bios , cmos setting of your dell laptop from
tokenCtl --token 0x116 --activate
now I can switch my wireless card on/off in linux!
some tokens are here:
... and ... differentMessage 2 of 5 , Aug 10, 2007View Source--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "aleksandrmailbox"
> It's ON in bios.
> --- In email@example.com, fAu <turtel@> wrote:
> > > Hi All,
> > > how can I make Fn-F2 combination work? I installed debian etch
> > > this combination doesn't work.( it's supposed to turn wirelessdifferent
> card on/
> > > off)
> > > thanks.
> > try check bios option about it.
> > in my latitude d820 (and before d800) you can check some
> > (turn on/off both wifi+bluetooth, only one, by software, etc.)
> > --
> > bye, fAu
> > 42