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 From:  "Patrik" <paake at telia dot com>
 To:  "Seth Rothenberg" <seth at pachai dot net>
 Cc:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: Wireless network problems
 Date:  Tue, 24 Aug 2004 12:27:28 +0200
Now I have successfully upgraded to 1.1.1 / 1.5.6 but the same problem
occurs. I do find the WLAN but are incapable of connecting to it.

-Patrik

From: "Seth Rothenberg"
> Well,
> This information certainly agrees with with my guess (see below)
> as to what your problem is.  To use wireless on m0n0wall,
> you need to upgrade to 1.5.6/1.1.1
> (You might google for prism2 firmware upgrade how-to,
> but the important things is:
> There's a windows tool (WinUpdate) and a Linux tool (prism2_srec),
> and both will try to prevent fatal errors.
> 
> Unfortunately, prism2_srec requires hostap in the kernel,
> something I know nothing about.
> Do you have a windows box that has a minipci?
> 
> 
> > wi0: Intersil Firmware: Primary 1.01.00, Station 1.04.09
> > Do you know anything about that?
> 
> SR>> The only supported firmware of the PCMCIA cards is
> SR>> 1.5.6 primary / 1.1.1 station....
> 
> SR>> Note, as shipped, they are 1.4.9 - and the latest
> SR>> firmware is 1.7.4 - both are NOT supported.
> 
> Seth
> 
>