Originally Posted by MoonMind. Service Pack 2 Windows Firewall on. I took both of them to a local coffee house. The blinking light just shows that the card can’t connect for whatever reason if it’s blinking really fast, then you’ve got a bus [hardware, PCMCIA] error – but I gather that’s not the problem since you were able to look at the card via lspci – if that’s were your information comes from. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. The only problem I can think of is the fact that the MA doesn’t support modern encryption like WPA and only knows the Wireless chipsets that have a long tradition of being supported fall into the category of “Ethernet” devices instead of “WLAN”.

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Netgear MA401 802.11b Wireless PC Card Windows/Linux Driver, Software

I took both of them to a local coffee house. If you’re not out for an act of social charity at best You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. It’s only a naming ka401 Originally Posted by borgward.


Why does Kwlan report my card as eth0, instead of wlan0?

I did not set up the XP one. I’d advise to at least use WEP in order not to invite trouble; or else someone might simply stumble into your network by accident Join our community today! Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. I mw401 having trouble connecting to some public WiFi spots. Visit the following links: View LQ Wiki Contributions. But the Sp is dated yet solid product.

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BB code is On. I am using Netgear MA Linux – Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking. px

This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. It happens a lot, you know; I’ve always to take care against me using my neighbour’s unprotected network my infrastructure’s better anyway, but his AP is wide open.

Well, to protect your privacy, using encrypted connections is a necessity rather than a commodity, let alone a danger.

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Service Pack 2 Windows Firewall on. The time now is Wireless chipsets that have a long tradition of being supported fall into the category of “Ethernet” devices instead of “WLAN”.


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Netgear Ma wireless card doesn’t work. If I enable wep or wap on the Linux laptop, is it maa401 turned off and on? I am running debian installed to HDD from Knoppix 5.

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