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Re: [SLE] Linksys WCP11 wireless Card
  • From: php@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 30 May 2003 04:15:23 -0700
  • Message-id: <1054293323.3ed73d4b4242d@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
It's a version 3, like yours. However, did you get as far as I did? That Is,
it is recognized by the machine, and the network sees me trying to get in, but
I'm not able to receive?

Thanks for the reply and I look foirward to your answer!

NIckQuoting Preston Kutzner <grdnwsl@xxxxxxxxxx>:

> What version of the card is it? I have a WPC11 v.3 card in my machine
> and I've had to resort to using the 'hostap' drivers as the drivers
> (wlan-ng included) don't seem to fully support this card yet. I'm
> currently using SuSE 8.2 and still have to use the hostap drivers. The
> drivers can be found here: http://hostap.epitest.fi/
>
>
> On Thu, 2003-05-29 at 19:11, php@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > Hi, all,
> > Have a vexing problem with this card and Suse 8.0. I downloaded the updated
>
> > Pcmcia rpms here:
> >
> > http://www.suse.com/us/support/download/updates/80_i386.html
> > .
> > And I was able to get the information about the card, set it uyp as a
> network
> > device in Yast2 and now ifconfig -a lists
> >
> > eth1 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:06:25:2A:DE:5F\
> > BROADCAST MULTICSAT MTU:1500 Metric:1
> > RX packets:0 errors:0 Dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
> > TX packets:0 errors:7 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
> > collisions:0 txqueuelen:100
> > RX bytes:0 (0.0b) TX bytes:1548 (1.5kb)
> > Interrupt:9 Base address:0x100
> >
> > I went into /etc/pcmcia/wlan-ng.opts and made sure that the
> > card was enabledstation mode was on INfrastructure, infrusture was set with
>
> > the right SSID.
> >
> > I went to a hot spot. my card blinks and I check /var/log/messages and see
>
> > that it's not getting an IP from DHCP.
> >
> > Looks like an Intersil firmware version 1.04
> > Ad-hos demo mode supported
> > IEEE Standard IBSS ad-hoc mode supported
> > WEP supported 104 bit key
> > MAC Address
> > Station name Prism I
> > ready
> > index 0x01: Vcc 5.0 irq 9 io 0x100-0x013f
> > executing: './etwork start eth1'
> > Tx error, status 4 (FID=0127)_
> > Tx error, status 4 (FID=014E)_
> > /etc/hotplug/net.agent[2437]: INterface eth1 is handled by service PCMCIA
> ...
> > exiting
> > eth1: error -110 writing packet header to BAP
> > Tx error, status 4 (FID=0160)
> > Tx error, status 4 (FID=0186)
> > timed out waiting for valid DHCP server response
> > + STarting DHCP client daemon on eth1 . . . . . .No IP address yet.
> > Backgrounding
> >
> > I call t-mobile, and their network guy sas he SEES me trying to get in, and
>
> > that HE can't get through to me.
> >
> > I check the firewall and it says it's off.
> > Can anyone give me some ideas about what to change to get this working?
> It's
> > SSOOOOO close I can taste it!
> >
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Nick
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