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Re: [opensuse] wifi for a Dell Inspiron 6000 laptop
  • From: Markus Koßmann <mkossmann_ml1@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2009 04:14:03 +0100
  • Message-id: <200910270414.03300.mkossmann_ml1@xxxxxx>
Am Dienstag, 27. Oktober 2009 schrieb Larry Stotler:
On Mon, Oct 26, 2009 at 4:02 PM, Ruben Safir <ruben@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
It shows up in yast as

Name │IP Address
││
││PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection│DHCP
││
││BCM4401-B0 100Base-TX │DHCP

No idea why it's trying to use ath when you have an intel chip. The
PRO/Wireless 2200BG's module should be:

modprobe ipw2200

do an lsmod and remove ath5k, mac80211 and cfg80211 first.

Additionally you have to install the firmware package for the PRO/Wireless
2200BG to get it working
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