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 From:  Jim Thompson <jim at netgate dot com>
 To:  "Nick Ohanian" <nick at blwebsolutions dot com>
 Cc:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Wireless Captive Portal.
 Date:  Mon, 16 May 2005 00:18:36 -1000
On May 14, 2005, at 2:56 PM, Nick Ohanian wrote:

> Hi All - Would anybody have any suggestions on how to possible enable a
> PCMCIA wireless card on a net4521 box?  I unfortunately don't have a 
> serial
> cable handy and can only access the box via ip.  I'm trying to 
> determine how
> I can get a http://www.netgate.com/product_info.php?products_id=98 " 
> 802.11b
> Intersil 2.5 PCMCIA card, dual cables & 5 dBi omni ant." kit working 
> on the
> box.  I presumed I would just have to insert the PCMCIA card into the 
> slot
> and everything should come up via the system / wireless settings.  Has
> anybody ran into anything like this before?  Thanks in advance. -nick

I just tried it here on the 4501 (*).   You'll need to assign the 
interface, but after that it should be

OK, I used a 2511CD+ (not an EXT2), but the differences are not 
software visible.


(*) http://www.m0n0.ch/wall/gallery/jim_thompson/Image.jpg