Factor has prism reference drivers available for users to download from the cesd download centre above. I’d advise to at least use WEP in order not to invite trouble; or else someone might simply stumble into your network by accident The orinoco driver only works so well with the prism2 series cards, as well as right at kernel 2. Page History Login to edit. Didn’t work at first.

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Does anybody know how I can specifically determine the state wep or wap?

Originally Posted by crzydimnd. I have searched high and low on this question, and have not been able to figure anything out, so here goes: Didn’t try with ndiswrapper The eth0 thing’s a legacy “problem” I don’t think it is one, it’s only a label: I have lijux same exact error messages you quote. I do not know if that means that wep or wap is enacted.

Instead of my eth0 displaying the correct network card, it calls itself the plx card, and the second entry is the wlan0 interface. No Detected as eth0 and started working after modules.


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Driver for Netgear MA Card. Maybe the place where you tried to connect enforces higher requirements?

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Driver for Netgear MA Card

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Hosting by Gossamer Threads Inc. Once done, everything works well. Could you please tell me what kind of options you’ve chosen in the kernel? I have been trying to get my netgear ma wireless card working in linux for sometime now.

Netgeat MA401 Wireless card, linux and pain

Tue Jul 01, 8: Page History Login to edit. No – It doesn’t work at all, has degraded performance, or requires manual configuration to make it work. Sun Jun 29, 8: Originally Posted by MoonMind I think you’re dealing with something else here – the Netgear MA which I’ve used for years has a Prism2 compatible chipset that’s well supported even in today’s kernels, lonux though it’s pretty old.


Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once linxu log in. I have tried other things, but when they don’t work, I revert back so I’m hopefully not causing conflicts. I just installed the latest version of Ubuntu Desktop 8? Factor has prism ka401 drivers available for users to download from the cesd download centre above. This driver support both the standard linux wireless linuc and cisco proprietary api, so both the linux wireless tools and the cisco linux utilities can be used to configure the card.

Tue Sep 09, Netgear ma woreless card can’t get ip address. Thu Jun 26, 6: I have not confirmed this, but i think some of the higher priced cards lucent, etc might have slightly better rf range, but the netgear is certainly decent.