[oclug] wireless recomendations
amcintosh at atreus-systems.com
Mon Sep 12 13:54:25 EDT 2005
I actually did all of that. The kernel documentation lists the DWL-g650
however the card I bought is a DWL-G520.
I was trying this with kernel 2.4.31 as I was having terrible luck
burning dvd videos with 2.6.
Although, I am not married to the 2.4 kernel. I don't mind moving back
>I haven't messed around with many wireless devices in linux sadly... but
>since the drivers are in the kernel, you might want to give this file a
>The prism chipset looks to cover the most devices..
>from linux-2.6 development tree:
> Enable PCI and Cardbus support for the following chipset based cards:
> ISL3880 - Prism GT 802.11 b/g
> ISL3877 - Prism Indigo 802.11 a
> ISL3890 - Prism Duette 802.11 a/b/g
> For a complete list of supported cards visit <http://prism54.org>.
> Here is the latest confirmed list of supported cards:
> 3com OfficeConnect 11g Cardbus Card aka 3CRWE154G72 (version 1)
> Allnet ALL0271 PCI Card
> Compex WL54G Cardbus Card
> Corega CG-WLCB54GT Cardbus Card
> D-Link Air Plus Xtreme G A1 Cardbus Card aka DWL-g650
> I-O Data WN-G54/CB Cardbus Card
> Kobishi XG-300 aka Z-Com Cardbus Card
> Netgear WG511 Cardbus Card
> Ovislink WL-5400PCI PCI Card
> Peabird WLG-PCI PCI Card
> Sitecom WL-100i Cardbus Card
> Sitecom WL-110i PCI Card
> SMC2802W - EZ Connect g 2.4GHz 54 Mbps Wireless PCI Card
> SMC2835W - EZ Connect g 2.4GHz 54 Mbps Wireless Cardbus Card
> SMC2835W-V2 - EZ Connect g 2.4GHz 54 Mbps Wireless Cardbus Card
> Z-Com XG-900 PCI Card
> Zyxel G-100 Cardbus Card
>Fair chance you'll have to recompile the kernel anyway, so you might as
>well point your browser to http://www.ca.kernel.org/ and "roll" one..
>philip at orpen.com (Pgp: 0xB578851A)
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>On 12-Sep-2005 12:38 Allan Mcintosh wrote:
>| I recently bought a D-Link XtremeG 4-Port 802.11G Wireless Router
>| (DI624). Is anyone else using this?
>| Can anyone recomend a linux compatable pci 108mbps card that works with
>| this? The D-Link card is giving trouble. :(
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