In my previous post about Linux from scratch I mentioned that the WiFi hardware on that particular model had less than ideal support. The laptop in question is going to be useful for me in my astrophotography project I’m working on, but I need to find some way of getting Internet access for the initial setup and software installation. Once it’s set up I’ll have no need for Internet, barring any software updates I might need to install. So, how do I get a computer on the ‘Net when it’s WiFi is unusable?
Well apparently, it’s been over a year since I posted about astrophotography, so I’m well over due to put something up. My last post I talked about setting up an old laptop with Linux to use to control my camera. Like most of what I’ve posted about here, what was a good idea in theory … Read More “Astrophotography Update” »