hostap_plx with SMC2632W - apologies

I C Pitcher I.C.Pitcher at newcastle.ac.uk
Mon Mar 31 14:12:13 EST 2003


Apologies for sending the .config file uncompressed - must have been
having number-blindness and misread it as 6500 bytes as opposed to
65000bytes :-\


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Ian Pitcher i.c.pitcher at ncl.ac.uk +44 191 2227322
"Crouch End Tiger, Hendon Dragon" - ISIHAC 181102


> -----Original Message-----
> From: I C Pitcher [mailto:I.C.Pitcher at newcastle.ac.uk]
> Sent: 31 March 2003 17:47
> To: hostap at shmoo.com
> Subject: hostap_plx with SMC2632W
> 
> Trying to get hostap to run with an SMC2632W card in its plx adaptor -
> the primary firmware of the card is 0.30 and the secondary is 1.49.
> 
> I've been through Jasonb's article and compiled the system as
instructed
> but just get a 'hostap_plx: first command failed' problem amongst many
> others
> 
> The card seems to be recognized as an 'Intersil Prism II ref'
according
> to its manfid.
> 
> I'm running SUSE 8.1 with a freshly built 2.4.20 kernel and
> hostap_2002-10-12. I patched the kernel to wireless extension V16
before
> building and have also installed wireless tools v25 (although on
> compilation of tools 25 it told me that I hadn't got wireless
extensions
> 15...)
> 
> I've attached the dmesg.out file as well as my .config kernel build
> file.
> 
> I've tried the system with and without ACPI - no difference...
> 
> Where am I going wrong ?
> 
> TIA
> 
> Ian




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