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Re: hostap and intersil prism

On Sun, 2005-09-11 at 19:00 -0700, Alvin Oga wrote:
> > I am trying to set up an Intersil Prism PCI card as a wireless 
> > accesspoint with the hostap driver.  I have found several HOWTOs on the 
> > net, and they all follow about the same procedure (most of them Red Hat 
> > based though).
> than, i'd say you didn't look hard enough or long enough, as there's
> tons on non-rh specific hostap howto's
I didn't say I didn't find any Debian specific ones, just that most of
the ones I found were RH specific, but that they all did mostly the same
thing.  Observation - not a complaint.

> the rest of the driver collection
> 	http://www.Linux-Wireless.org/Wireless/Drivers/
This is one of the sites I used

> > wlan0     No such device
> it means the driver you used didn't find any hardware
That much I gathered... :-)

> if this part# ISL3890 is NOT listed in the hostap hw list,
> your hw is NOT supported
I should have checked the revision - thanks for pointing that out.  Mine
is rev. 01...

Thanks for your response!


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