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Re: [SLE] dlink 520+ wireless card problems
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2005 18:22:06 -0500
  • Message-id: <1110496926.4855.34.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 2005-03-10 at 18:09, Ken Schneider wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-03-10 at 16:12, Andrew Brown wrote:
> > I have run into the sand trying to get a opci wireless card to work
> > under suse 9.1. It is a dlink 520+, with an acx100 chipset, and
> > correclty identified by yast2. Thats to say, when I ask t to identify
> > a network card, it does so, correctly. But then I would expect there
> > to be an interface, like wlan 0 and this just doesn't appear.
> >
> > Googling around shows lots of struff about ndisdrivers; YOU suggests
> > downloading a script to dowlnoad the acx100 drivers. I have done this.
> > I have run the script. Still no dice. I have tried modprobe -v
> > acx100_pci. I get silence.

After reading for the third time, if you get silence when loading a
module that usually means it was successful. After doing the modprobe do
lsmod and see if the module was loaded. If it was try to configure using
YaST again.

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Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

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