[driverloader] Dell BCM4301 802.11b Driver on SuSE 9.0
NotWorking- License is running out..
SuSE-Charles at tntscg.com
Mon Jan 5 10:46:16 EST 2004
So it looks like I now have a wireless IP but cant browse yet..
IWConfig Pulls Up:
wlan0 IEEE 802.11-DS ESSID:"bigsur network" Nickname:"bigsur
Mode:Managed Frequency:2.457GHz Access Point:
Bit Rate=11Mb/s Tx-Power=14 dBm
RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
Link Quality:1/1 Signal level:-29 dBm Noise level:-89 dBm
Rx invalid nwid:0 Rx invalid crypt:0 Rx invalid frag:0
Tx excessive retries:0 Invalid misc:0 Missed beacon:0
and IFConfig Pulls Up
wlan0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:90:4B:80:C1:65
inet addr:192.168.1.101 Bcast:192.168.1.255
inet6 addr: fe80::290:4bff:fe80:c165/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST NOTRAILERS RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:6952 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:20 errors:1 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
RX bytes:636421 (621.5 Kb) TX bytes:2074 (2.0 Kb)
What should I try now?
On Sat, 2004-01-03 at 11:20, Charles Love wrote:
> Support... Anything for me to try?
> On Thu, 2004-01-01 at 15:28, Urs Mueller wrote:
> > Charles Love sagte:
> > > bah,, who knows.. Im half ready to go and get a external card. but
> > > really want to use the one i paid more for :)
> > My first card was a pcmcia D-Link DWL-G650, hungs always the machine
> > while ejecting (with the madwifi-drivers, not tested with driverloader).
> > Also risking to break the antenna, lesser rates because of smaller
> > antenna and other things. Internal cards are much better.
> > > i tried again from home and its a no go..
> > >>> On my home access point its called [esid] "My System" or "Spaz
> > >>> System" with a Key of "1212121212" or "6666666666"
> > So you changed the settings at home with yast to the above?
> > You may save the "office"-settings first:
> > cd /etc/sysconfig/network/
> > cp ifcfg-wlan0 ifcfg-wlan0.office
> > Then you change the card with yast to your home settings
> > (your essid, your key) and then
> > cp ifcfg-wlan0 ifcfg-wlan0.home
> > Before you halt your system to use it at the other place, you
> > copy the apropriate ifcfg-wlan.* to ifcfg-wlan0.
> > You may also study the administration guide of your SuSE 9.
> > There is a chapter 8 about SCPM System configuration Profile
> > Management.
> > Hmm I like Linux, but the IBM configuration Tool for my
> > miniPCI-Card under Windows XP is really a nice thing.
> > Maybe someone writes a similar piece for Linux.
> > Bye, Urs
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