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Re: [SLUG] Wireless pcmcia cards


I have the card working now ;-)

I have followed the doco on linuxquestions.org. I will test it against other
wireless devices shortly.

> On Fri, 25 Jun 2004 09:29 pm, Kevin Saenz wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I just bought a d-link g650+ for my laptop I was just wondering if
> > anyone has got the card working under any distro. At the moment I am
> > looking at compiling in to 2.6.7 kernel the modules for acx100,
> > Have searched google to find most people with silimar problems and no
> > real solution.
> 
> Hi Kevin,
> 
> I know this is probably not much help, but I have a DLink DWL-660 which 
> works wonderfully under both Debian Stable & Unstable, and SuSE 9.1.  It 
> uses the orinoco_cs module, and (I believe) is a Prism2 based card.  
> Biggest bummer for me is the 660 doesn't support WPA...guess what the 
> university is rolling out for wireless access?? Grrrr.
> 
> I know the Dlink 650's use a slightly different chipset, but I know people 
> who have them working under Linux (Debian in fact).  Make sure you have the 
> hotplug package installed and the right kernel modules compiled (just 
> compile all the WiFi modules for starters, then strip out the ones you 
> don't need later).
> 
> What problems/errors are you getting with your current set up?
> 
> James
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