information requested about IEEE 802.11-DS and IEEE 802.11b
proski at gnu.org
Mon Jul 19 14:36:41 EDT 2004
On Mon, 19 Jul 2004, Oscar Rodilla wrote:
> I continue with the problem related. As Jouni says, the only way to come back
> to an IEEE 802.11b output is resetting my card. But not with the 'iwpriv
> wlan0 reset 1' command (the output of the iwconfig continues showing IEEE
> 802.11-DS). Only with the commands 'crdctl eject' and 'cardctl insert' the
> output of iwconfig changes to the correct one.
If that's true, your firmware must be very buggy.
> The firmware version of my Conceptronic card is 0.7.6
Please upgrade to something more recent, like 1.7.1 (I assume you have
Prism 2 chipset). See http://linux.junsun.net/intersil-prism/ for details
how to flash new firmware.
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