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From: "Mark Haney" <mhaney@...>
Subject: Re: Re: 2.6.16 and ndiswrapper
Date: Sat, 25 Mar 2006 14:53:56 -0500
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.
>>>
>>> --
>>> Interdum feror cupidine partium magnarum Europae vincendarum
>>>
>>> Mark Haney
>>> Sr. Systems Administrator
>>> ERC Broadband
>>> (828) 350-2415
>>>
>>> --
>>> gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>> --
>> beso
>>
>> d-_-b
>>
>>
>>     
>
>   


-- 
Interdum feror cupidine partium magnarum Europae vincendarum

Mark Haney
Sr. Systems Administrator
ERC Broadband
(828) 350-2415

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-- Karol Krizka
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-- Mark Haney
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-- Beso
Re: 2.6.16 and ndiswrapper
-- Michael Rock
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