Re: Realtek 8185 chipset problem
Dne, 28. 01. 2011 19:46:46 je Paul Scott napisal(a):
I have a Trendnet TEW-421PC which has a Realtek 8185 chipset.
Installing the driver with ndiswrapper seemed to work fine.
ifup wlan0 fails to get a connection.
syslog just echoes the failure to get a working lease.
TIA for any ideas,
The way wireless is configured in Debian, ifup won't get you anywhere
by itself -- unless you edit your /etc/network/interfaces accordingly.
You have to tinker with iwlist, iwconfig (and ESSID) to make it work.
It's perhaps wiser to use a desktop environment and network-manager
which should manage connections automatically (well, at least it should
display the available wireless networks for you, so you can at least
see that your wireless card is working).
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