Re: best wireless card for debian
I love my Dell TrueMobile 1150 PC Card. It's a rebadged Orinoco Gold
card, and includes a socket for connecting an external antenna. If you
catch a sale, you can get it for about $40.
On Mon, 2003-08-04 at 13:49, Sridhar Srinivasan wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 03, 2003 at 10:23:03PM -0400, Howell Evans wrote:
> > My vote is anything based on the prism2 chipset. I love my orinoco
> > silver card.
> > cheers
> > -howell
> > Shri Shrikumar wrote:
> > >Hi all,
> > >
> > >I recently purchased a dlink DWL 520+ card which uses the TI acx100
> > >chipset which so far only has binary drivers and it has not managed to
> > >work yet and I intend to put it on a server without module support. This
> > >leads me to the question.
> > >
> > >Which is the best card that I should go for for native linux support. I
> > >need 22mbps and am in the UK. Somewhere around ?40 is fine.
> If you look at linksys, make sure you check the version number on the
> box. the linksys WPC-11 is now being sold with version 4 which is NOT
> a prism2 chip but a realtek chip. drivers are available but i just has
> a terrible time getting it to work.