I've tried exactly the same setup with exactly the same problem,
although I was trying to connect with a Sony Clie. It could pick up
the SSID but timed out when trying to connect. I'd also love to know
how to fix it.
On Thu, 27 Jan 2005 15:47:44 -0500 (EST), PoWah Wong
<wong underscore powah at yahoo dot ca> wrote:
> I also used Soekris net4521 with 200mW
> eletronics/Senao NL2511-CD pcmcia radio.
> Is your problem solved?
> If yes, please post your solution.
> -------- Message original --------
> > To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> > From: Daniel Loomis <dloomis at cox dash internet
> dot com>
> > Subject: Wireless Woes
> > Date: Fri, 18 Jun 2004 16:16:33 -0500
> > My Soekris net4521 with 200mW Teletronics/Senao
> NL2511-CD pcmcia radio
> > works quite well with both Pebble and Wisp-Dist.
> However, I cannot get
> > the radio to link under m0n0wall 1.1b12.
> > OPT1 interface has been renamed: Wireless
> > Information:
> > 1. Wireless interface is setup in 'hostap' for use
> as an AP
> > 2. Bridged Wireless with LAN0 (with DHCP enabled on
> > 3. Also tried Wireless with it's own address/subnet
> with DHCP
> > enabled on that interface
> > 4. Setup firewall rule to pass any to any on LAN0
> and Wireless
> > 5. Tried Wireless interface with WEP disabled
> > 6. Tried Wireless interface with WEP enabled using
> form 0xFFFFFFFFFF
> > as encryption key 1
> > Wireless interface status in M0n0wall does not show
> any connection.
> > Using Netstumbler on my laptop I get the correct
> ESSID and a S/N >71,
> > but no link. I have tried linking from WinXP and
> Fedora on my dual-boot
> > Toshiba laptop. I am also using an NL2511-CD in my
> laptop pcmcia slot.
> > Running WinXP I turn off my zonealarm firewall when
> > My hardware works just fine because I can replace
> the CF card with one
> > on which Pebble Linux is installed and everything
> > I would like to use M0n0wall if possible, but need
> wireless to work on
> > this firewall/router.
> > Suggestions
> > Dan Loomis
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