Linksys WPC11, can load drivers (manually) but doesnt create device wlan0.

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Fri Jan 24 22:45:35 EST 2003


On Fri, Jan 24, 2003 at 12:40:24PM -0600, Jerry wrote:

> the machine finds the pcmcia adapter (pci to pcmcia adapter) and tries to initialize the prism2_cs driver (per dmesg), this doesnt work (you get the low freq beep), but it doesnt even TRY to load the hostap_cs driver...

That sounds like your pcmcia-cs (actually, cardmgr) is configured to use
prism2_cs driver. If you want to use Host AP driver with that card, you
would need to change pcmcia-cs configuration for that card. Host AP
driver installation should have already copied hostap_cs.conf that
describes hostap_cs.o as the driver for Linksys WPC11. However, some
other configuration file can override this configuration. You would thus
need to comment out that other part refering to prism2_cs driver.

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