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ibook g3 airport problem



Hi there,
i got someproblems with my airport. I want to set an 128bit ascii wep
key. I'm running a 2.6.11 kernel image i installed with apt-get
install!

The error is:

ibook:/home/espo# iwconfig eth0 key "s:xxxx"
Error for wireless request "Set Encode" (8B2A) :
    SET failed on device eth0 ; Operation not supported.
ibook:/home/espo# 

And yes eth0 is my airport device.

Here iwconfig output and ifconfig output.

ibook:/home/espo# iwconfig 
lo        no wireless extensions.

eth1      no wireless extensions.

eth2      no wireless extensions.

sit0      no wireless extensions.

eth0      IEEE 802.11-DS  ESSID:"WGLAN"  Nickname:"espo"
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.462 GHz  Access Point: 00:02:72:43:DB:7F   
          Bit Rate:0 kb/s   Tx-Power=15 dBm   Sensitivity:1/3  
          Retry limit:4   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off
          Power Management:off
          Link Quality=49/92  Signal level=-46 dBm  Noise level=-95 dBm
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:11
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0

ibook:/home/espo# 

ibook:/home/espo# ifconfig 
eth0      Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:30:65:21:B2:D9  
          inet addr:192.168.0.44  Bcast:192.168.0.255  Mask:255.255.255.0
          inet6 addr: fe80::230:65ff:fe21:b2d9/64 Scope:Link
          UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:965 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:875 errors:1 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000 
          RX bytes:695406 (679.1 KiB)  TX bytes:187189 (182.8 KiB)
          Interrupt:57 

lo        Link encap:Local Loopback  
          inet addr:127.0.0.1  Mask:255.0.0.0
          inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
          UP LOOPBACK RUNNING  MTU:16436  Metric:1
          RX packets:16 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:16 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:0 
          RX bytes:800 (800.0 b)  TX bytes:800 (800.0 b)

ibook:/home/espo# 


mfg eSpo



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