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i have Asus Wimax Dongle and it has an Independence software from the Asus company requires user name and password and its running will over windows 7

now i've tried ubuntu 10.10 but nothing happens when i plug the dongle into usb.

in windows if you plugs it for the first time, an application wizard begins and you can find a virtual cd in my computer but i cant find it in Ubuntu

now i would install it over ubuntu, how?

toast for all

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To get the driver installed for Wimax, type the following using the Terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T to open it).

Type in the following commands:

sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install madwimax
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There're no publicly available drivers so far for many WiMAX USB dongles (for my case, Malaysian, Yes "Go" manufactured by Infomark, using GCT chip).

You can do usb_modeswitch (by default, it is enabled, see /etc/usb_modeswitch.conf) to convert it from storage to a GSM modem. But that's the farthest you can (I could) go.

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