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Published on: August 8, 2013 / Comments: 1

Getting wifi working on the Raspberry Pi

WiPi ? Is that a word ?

I know … I know … you’re a Raspberry Pi hacker superstar and you know how do sudo chown and use vim with your eyes closed.  Well good for you!  Now for you other folks who are having some trouble getting wifi working on your Pi, Jeremy is here to hook you up.  Here is Jeremy’s tutorial for getting wifi set up on your pi.

What I appreciate most about his tutorial is the fact he mentioned that sometimes you have to grab the drivers/firmware blob from the driver package, as not all the time are these drivers included in your distro.  So he has some instructions for that if you need to go that route.

  1. […] extending to Voice input and VideoFeed.  Everything is done via wifi so you’ll need to get wifi working on your Pi first.  It’s a work in progress but I can see many applications for this […]

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