Linux WiFi Manual

Aaron Konstam akonstam at
Sat Jul 21 22:42:10 UTC 2007

On Sat, 2007-07-21 at 14:21 -0400, Claude Jones wrote:
> On Friday July 20 2007 10:54:19 pm Carroll Grigsby wrote:
> > Aaron:
> > Maybe this would help: About five years ago, my
> > daughter-in-law was given a Dell desktop machine by her
> > employer. Everything worked except for the sound card. We
> > found a coated paper sticker on the rear of the case that had
> > the Dell serial number on it. Digging around on the Dell
> > support site with that number, I was able to find the complete
> > bill of materials for that specific computer showing
> > everything that had been installed when it left the Dell
> > plant. There were also links to the computer manuals which
> > could be read online, as well as other information related to
> > the specific components. Might be worth a shot
> This is a Dell shop. I work on them alot. You're referring to the 
> service tag #, not the serial number, and the information that 
> yields is not always right, or, they offer several options of 
> what 'could' have been installed. 
Again you are right. It is indeed the service tag.
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