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Michael Rock wrote:
> You can't even set your essid, right?
> With ndiswrapper you're at the mercy of your vendor's
> drivers. Unless you've got GOOD 64-bit drivers it's
> not going to play.
It's played great so far with the 64-bit broadcom drivers. It's just
with 2.6.16 that it's dying on. Is there something in .16 that's
causing the problem?
> I just went through this. Not being a skilled hacker,
> I did the troubleshooting thing, swapping out Live CD's
> and wireless cards - the winning combination was an
> atheros-based Belkin card and the rr64 DVD (gentoo-
> based of course!).
> And I think the reasons were:
> 1) An OLDER version of madwifi (pre-1.2)
> 2) No acpi support.
> And 'hi" to the list from the new guy!
> On 3/25/06, Beso <givemesugarr@...> wrote:
>> what driver are you using in ndiswrapper?!
>> 2006/3/25, Mark Haney <mhaney@...>:
>>> I just pulled down 2.6.16 from ~amd64 and now my ndiswrapper doesn't
>>> work. I rebuilt the module and loaded it, the card is installed and
>>> driver is present, but it's not allowing me to configure it at all. Is
>>> anyone else having this problem.
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