[driverloader] SUSE 9.2 and Linksys WPC54G V2 cvard.. failure
scott at therubberroom.org
Mon Feb 28 17:29:06 EST 2005
Well Sheeit. I pulled my driver CD out and low and behold it has TWO
drivers on it, LSTINDS.inf which is for Texas Instruments and
lsbcmnds.inf which is for broadcom. I used the TI .inf file and huston,
we are go. The drivers loaded up, a trip through yast to set things up
and we have internet access!. Need to work on WPA access then I'm
golden. If this stays stable, linuxant will be getting my $$$.
Linuxant support (Jonathan) wrote:
> according to the dump you have provided, your wireless device with PCI
> ID 104C:9066 is based on the ACX111 chipset. The problem is that you
> have installed a Windows XP driver for a wireless card based on the
> Broadcom chipset, this is why it doesn't work. Please install the right
> Windows XP driver for your wireless card, it will probably fix the problem.
> When the right driver will be installed, the native driver (acx_111.so)
> will be automatically disabled by DriverLoader to let you use
> DriverLoader with the wireless device.
> Technical specialist / Linuxant
> support at linuxant.com
> Scott Tyson wrote:
>> I've tried to get my Linksys WPC54G V2.0 card working with SUSE 9.2.
>> My laptop is a Dell C610. Driverloader loads fine but does not find
>> the wireless card when it tries to load the driver. I have tried the
>> linksys driver linked off linuxant as well as the broadcom driver from
>> Dell's FTP site, linked on this mailing list. Both do not work. The
>> card never powers up.
>> For what it's worth SUSE thinks this is an ACX111 based card and tries
>> load the acx_111.so module. I renamed the module so it wouldn't load
>> (couldn't find a way to tell SUSE t oignore it) but it had no effect.
>> lsPCI shows the card as: Texas Instruments ACX 111 54Mbps Wireless
>> Interface but YAST shows it as a Linksys ACX 111 based card.
>> I think this misidentification is what is causing Driverloader
>> problems but I could be wayyyy off base. I've attached the
>> driverloaderdiag.txt file.
>> Thanks for any help
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