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 From:  "Mitch \(WebCob\)" <mitch at webcob dot com>
 To:  "Stefan Stasik" <s7st at juno dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] PC-Card USB-adapter to work with m0n0??
 Date:  Wed, 21 Jul 2004 15:31:16 -0700
I don't understnad that at all..

I thought the SMC relied on the axe driver which only exists in 5.0 and
above?

There are two common options for hardware - soekris, and pcengines... any
that are better in some way are appreciated by the list ;-)

m/

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stefan Stasik [mailto:s7st at juno dot com]
> Sent: Wednesday, July 21, 2004 1:33 PM
> To: Mitch (WebCob); m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Cc: Stefan S
> Subject: RE: [m0n0wall] PC-Card USB-adapter to work with m0n0??
>
>
> Hi:
>
> Thanks for the response. As far as USB not existing in m0n0wall, it
> actually does work.  See the below post from a m0n0wall user with the SMC
> EZ-Connect adapter.
>
> But i understand that additional support for chipsets not included in the
> base install is a problem.  I was hoping there would be a easy way to do
> this, but for now, I guess I will try to run small-form-factor
> P1's with 2
> supported ethernet cards...
>
> Thanks,
>
> - Stefan
>
>
> On Wed, 21 Jul 2004, Mitch (WebCob) wrote:
>
> > Modules are a M0n0 concept - not a <i>Free</i>BSD one...
> >
> > USB is a kernel level issue that at this time does not exist in m0n0.
> >
> > To put it in, you need to roll your own kernel and update the base image
> > with it - have heard of people playing with this, but seen no conclusive
> > results - think you are stuck:
> > a) doing it yourself
> > b) waiting for someone to get to it.
> >
> > hth
> >
> > m/
>
> From: Steven Honson <steven at honson dot org>
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: [m0n0wall] Re: USB Network Adaptors
>
> I have successfully used an SMC EZ Connect USB Fast Ethernet Adapter
> 2202USB/ETH with m0n0wall without needing to make any changes to
> m0n0wall or its kernel image.
>
> I used it for a quite a few months without any problems what so ever.
>
> Cheers,
> Steven
>
>
>
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Stefan S [mailto:s7st at juno dot com]
> > > Sent: Wednesday, July 21, 2004 8:57 AM
> > > To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> > > Subject: [m0n0wall] PC-Card USB-adapter to work with m0n0??
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > Hello:
> > >
> > > I've asked this question before, and not really gotten a good
> response, so
> > > I will ask again.  Old P1 laptops with PC-Card slots would be PERFECT
> > > machines for m0n0 routers, if you could install a USB
> adapter, and put in
> > > 2 SMC EZ-Connect USB<>Eth adapters (the SMC's are supported
> by m0n0wall.)
> > >
> > > However, I still cannot find any USB adapter that would work with
> > > m0n0wall. I have the Adaptec adapter, and it does not work.  I have a
> > > Thinkpad 600, with built-in Intel USB 1.1 adapter, and m0n0 sees that
> > > chipset fine. However, I cannot find any intel-based USB
> adapters that you
> > > can purchase.
> > >
> > > Perhaps the ' Updated ssh module and installer (CF support) '
> would be a
> > > way to solve the problem? However, I am clueless how modules work in
> > > OpenBSD, and would need to figure that out, if its even possible.
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > >
> > > - Stefan
>
>
>
>