Wireless Prism 2.5 based cards under Linux?
ian.mcleod at eds.com
Fri Dec 20 12:14:49 CST 2002
Running Mandrake 9.0 (thinking of Red Hat 8.0 - heard that is easier to get
wireless running) - just got a Dlink M311A (?) Prism 2.5 based PCI card -
shows up in the hardware listing but nothing else.
I have installed wireless-tools but iwconfig complains that operation any
and on not supported.
I can't compile wlan-ng (ARGH - I HATE COMPILING - IT NEVER WORKS!!! CAN
SOMEONE HELP ME LEARN HOW TO COMPILE STUFF!!! IT'S IMPOSSIBLE!!! AND THE
READMES ALWAYS SAY HOW EASY IT IS!!!) - I get compilation errors.
Any ideas anyone?
Should I just install Red Hat and be done with it? Maybe that's easier than
Mandrake to configure wireless??
I am desperate - FINALLY got my you beaut wireless card and I just need to
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