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Re: [SLE] wlan0 and dsl
  • From: Richard Atcheson <ratcheson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 16 May 2004 11:04:48 -0500
  • Message-id: <200405161104.48579.ratcheson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 15 May 2004 04:04 pm, Ermanno Bonifazi wrote:
> Hi to all.
> Since today I have used a Intel Wireless card that is setup as standard
> PCMCIA card (eth1) + Wireless extesiont (set with iwconfig). With this
> configuration I can use my wireless card to connect with my ADSL modem
> directly connected to the Wireless Gateway (Intel too). Now I bought a new
> CISCO 11g card. The card is immediately recognized by Suse, but is named as
> wlan, and even if I can use as wireless lan card to browse LAN, I cannot
> use in ifcfg for connection with dsl because seems that wlan0 is not
> accepted as parameter for dsl connection.
> Any hint?
>
Did you try going into /etc/sysconfig/network and renaming ifcfg-wlan to
ifcfg-wlan0? That worked for me after I let yast setup my wireless.

Richard.

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