Re: Suse 10 x64 PCI wireles card or usb card 54g

From: Gregory Toomey (nobody_at_bigpond.com)
Date: 10/26/05


Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2005 01:24:50 GMT

godindav wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I am new to linux and don't have much skill outside the graphical user
> interface. I have PCI 54g linksys card that used the Broadcom chipset
> and from what I am reading my luck in getting that to work is next to
> impossible.
>
> Can someone tell me what PCI wireless card or USB wireless card will be
> detected and configured automatically by x64 Suse 10. I plan to go and
> buy it so please be certain. Thanks for your help it is really
> appreciated.
>
> David

I have a howto for 802.11b. Also works for netgear ma311. I buy these cheap on ebay.
http://www.gregorytoomey.com/index.php?option=content&task=view&id=3&Itemid=2

Wifi in linux is a mess. Openbsd is far more complete & logical http://openbsd.org/37.html#new

gtoomey