Problem with acx111

Henning Moll newsScott at gmx.de
Sun Apr 6 18:24:27 EDT 2008


On Donnerstag, 3. April 2008, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> In most cases, I
> would prefer to use time on testing and improving open source
> drivers, if available, instead of using ndiswrapper, so this is of
> somewhat limited interest for me.
Unfortunately, the acx driver does not support WPA...

> Since you mentioned that the card works fine in Windows, I would be
> interested in knowing whether it works with wpa_supplicant under
> Windows since that could provide more information to figure out
> whether this issue is related to ndiswrapper or not.
Ok, i checked this on the same hardware: No problems: wpa_supplicant 
worked without modification.

> Which card (vendor/model) are you using?

Longshine / LCS-8531G2 (not G1, not G3...)
Here you can find manuals, specs and also a picture of the card.
http://manual.longshine.de/Products/WIRELESS/8531G2/

$ ndiswrapper -l
tnet1130 : driver installed
        device (104C:9066) present (alternate driver: acx)

> Do you know whether it is 
> easily available for purchase somewhere in EU?
http://www.gamersware.de/product_info.php/cat/c105/info/p11203_Longshine-Wireless-LAN-PCMCIA-Card-LCS-8531G2---54Mbps.html

Thank you very much for your help!
Henning


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