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[cros-discuss] Re: Chrome OS on ASUS eee PC via USB in three easy steps BiL0 Mon Nov 30 01:00:18 2009

Maybe you can check the dmesg and let us know what is the problem with
your wifi.
you can check if the module is loaded as well using lsmod command

let us know what problem the wifi is reporting
B

On Nov 29, 5:21 pm, marko <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> The Chromium Developer FAQ suggests:
>
> Wireless drops and does not reconnect
> Drop into a terminal either through vt02 (ctrl-alt-f2) or ctrl-alt-t.
> Reconfiguring the connman service may fix the problem.
>
> On Nov 26, 8:14 am, albnot1 <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
>
>
> > I managed to install the image on my 901 sdhc card, boots well from it
> > but i do not get any wifi. When trying to enable the wifi in Chromium
> > OS, it just hangs for some seconds and goes off again.
> > Did your 901 wifi work straight after loading the OS?
>
> > BR,
> > Albert
>
> > On 26 marras, 01:05, Martin Bligh <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
> > > On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 3:00 PM, marko <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > > > Here are the steps to install Chrome OS on an ASUS eee PC:
>
> > > > 1. Download and unzip the .vmdk.zip Chrome OS beta from Gdgt.com
> > > > (requires a free registration):
> > > >http://gdgt.com/google/chrome-os/download/
> > > > Click on "Get the Chrome OS image here!" (Not the "get it here" for
> > > > the USB bootable version.)
>
> > > > 2. Download WinImage from:
> > > >http://www.winimage.com/download.htm
> > > > Run the program and click DISK - "Restore Virtual Disk Image on
> > > > physical drive", select a 4GB (or larger) thumdrive from the list then
> > > > open the .vmdk file. The file transfer will take a while.
>
> > > > 3. Put the thumbdrive in the eeePC and press ESC on boot, the select
> > > > the thumbdrive as boot device. Login as "chronos" with no password.
> > > > (You can login with your real gmail account later.)
>
> > > > Everything seems to work fine (even the external monitor) on both my
> > > > ASUS 901 and 900A. Ethernet is active on startup, for wifi, click on
> > > > the middle icon in the top right corner and select your wifi and enter
> > > > key. Press F8 for the keyboard shortcuts. Enjoy.
>
> > > Thanks for posting this ;-)
>
> > > Please could you rename all references from Chrome OS to Chromium OS.
> > > (it's the open source project, not the official Google release)
>
> > > Thanks,
>
> > > M.