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Re: [suse-security] SUSE 9.0 Wireless Broken
  • From: Ruediger Oertel <ro@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2003 00:22:45 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0311060022150.9493@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Benjamin Arai wrote:

> OK, I have been using SUSE for a couple of versions now and my wireless
> cards all worked in SUSE 8.2.
>
> Orinoco
> Cisco 350
> Xircom
>
> In SUSE 9.0 they all detect but for some reason I can not turn them on. I
> am not sure what is going on but I think that there is a bug in the yast
> config somewhere in the new version. When I attempt to turn on the cards
> the system cannot find it. I have tried wlan-pcmcia, eth0, eth1, wlan0,
> and etc. I know that some of the names I tried may have been invalid but
> I am getting despirate.

mabe this one:

rpm -qp --changelog ftp.suse.com/pub/suse/i386/update/9.0/rpm/i586/sysconfig.rpm | head -4
* Wed Oct 08 2003 - jg@xxxxxxx

- ifup-wireless assuming WIRELESS="yes" for interface
configurations of type wlan now (fixes bug #31871)

--
with kind regards (mit freundlichem Grinsen),
Ruediger Oertel (ro@xxxxxxx,bugfinder@xxxxxxxxxxx)
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Linux Fatou 2.4.21-140-smp #1 SMP Wed Oct 29 16:16:50 UTC 2003 x86_64
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