[ previous ] [ next ] [ threads ]
 
 From:  Keith Hatfull <keith at hatfull dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Dell TM1150 and hostap
 Date:  Sun, 02 Oct 2005 20:24:43 -0500
Keith Hatfull wrote:
> Keith Hatfull wrote:
> 
>> Hi,
>>
>> Been fooling with m0n0wall for a couple of weeks now and am very happy 
>> with it.  Decided to take the plunge and try wireless.  I had a TM1150 
>> PCMCIA card and a PCMCIA -> PCI bridge card from another wireless 
>> adapter.  Dropped it in, wi driver found it, I assigned the interface, 
>> setup DHCP (non bridged), put in a default WLAN -> any rule.
>>
>> All works great in ad-hoc  and infrastructure modes, just can't seem 
>> to get hostap working.  The doco says a TM1150 works for hostap...is 
>> there anything I might be missing?  Any suggestions welcome.  Thanks!
> 
> 
> One thing I should add, the PCMCIA-PCI bridge card is the Linksys WDT11 
> and the system log shows the wi driver identifying it as such.  However, 
> all does work well in ad-hoc or infrastructure modes.  Could the 
> bridge's identification mess up hostap's working with the TM1150?
> 
> Thanks.

Dang, I'll get it all here eventually, this is with v1.11 production. 
Three 3com 3c905B-TXNM (LAN, WAN, OPT1) and the TM1150 (WLAN(OPT2)), 
256MB RAM, AMD Athlon 750.  Using the generic-pc CF image (which worked 
flawlessly  might add (Syba CF adapter from eBay) and a cheap (eBay) 
Sandisk 16MB CF card.

Well, heck, just saw it in the system log:

Oct 2 13:12:47 	/kernel: wi0: Lucent Firmware: Station 8.72.01
Oct 2 13:12:47 	/kernel: wi0: using Lucent Technologies, WaveLAN/IEEE
Oct 2 13:12:47 	/kernel: wi0: 802.11 address: 00:02:2d:8d:16:58
Oct 2 13:12:47 	/kernel: wi0: <Linksys WDT11> port 
0xec00-0xec3f,0xe800-0xe87f mem 0xd9003000-0xd90033ff irq 5 at device 
11.0 on pci0

Guess it has a Lucent chipset and not Prism.

Argh...my apologies.

Thanks (again, sheesh).