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Re: [SLE] SuSE 8.1 Pro (Update) just arrived in UK
  • From: "W.D.McKinney" <deem@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 1 Oct 2002 22:01:27 -0800
  • Message-id: <20021002060127.GE5900@xxxxxxx>
I am wondering about 8.1 being able to install via
wireless PCMCIA card ? Also, the WEP configuration ?

Any info you can pass on appreciated.

/Dee



On (01/10/02 08:49), Anthony Moulen wrote:
>
> On Tuesday 01 October 2002 08:31 am, Kevin.Lisciotti@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > How about posting a review once you get it installed. I'm interested to
> > know what kind of progress SuSE has made in the Wireless configuration
> > area ;)
> >
>
> I have 8.1 installed now with wireless. They did a better job but still not a
> great job. It doesn't accept the DHCP options in your networking scripts so
> you have to copy the DHCP options from the dhcp configuation (in
> /etc/sysconfig/network) into your ifcfg-pcmcia-0 (assuming you are on a
> laptop with a pcmcia wireless card). Once you do this it works well.
>

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