More on wirless and dhcp
neil at binky.demon.co.uk
Fri Oct 20 08:35:54 BST 2000
On Thu, Oct 19, 2000 at 10:49:09PM +0000, Tony Finch wrote:
> I'm using a wavelan card with FreeBSD-4.1.1-STABLE right now (just
> outside the terminal room at BSDcon). To make it work, I have put the
> following in /etc/pccard.conf
> # Special settings for WaveLAN card
> # -p 1 == BSS mode (instead of default 3 which is ad-hoc)
> # -P 1 == enable power management (doesn't work with ad-hoc)
> card "Lucent Technologies" "WaveLAN/IEEE"
> config 0x1 "wi" ?
> insert /usr/sbin/wicontrol -i $device -p 1
> insert /usr/sbin/wicontrol -i $device -P 1
> insert /etc/pccard_ether $device
> remove /sbin/ifconfig $device delete
> You probably won't need to configure dhclient.
Thanks for that Tony. Having trawled through my -mobile archives it looks like
I might also have an IRQ problem on my VAIO (it's a known problem). Time to
mess around changing the IRQ for the card and seeing if it breaks/works.
neil at ourshack.com / neil at binky.demon.co.uk
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