From: Marten <wleiden at xs4all dot nl>
To: Radoslaw Krupa <aeon at tech dot us dot edu dot pl>
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Avaya/Orinoco/Lucent/Proxim Hermes based wireless PCMCIA Card under M0n0
Date: 17 Oct 2003 18:34:51 +0200
On Fri, 2003-10-17 at 17:09, Radoslaw Krupa wrote:
> Hi, I'm having problems with Hermes-based Avaya/Lucent Orinoco Silver card
> on pcmcia<-> ISA SCM SwapBox.
> Controller is detected, card insertion/removing appearing in logs but I can
> not configure it. M0n0wall is stating that it doesn't have any wireless
> interfaces :(
isa (io-ports / irq) needs to be configured in
-kernel ( or for the kernel in > 5.0 freebsd. I am not sure in 4.8)
> Oct 17 02:15:17 wh179 /kernel: pcic2: <Vadem 469> at port 0x3e0-0x3e1 on
> Oct 17 02:15:17 wh179 /kernel: pcic2: Polling mode
> Oct 17 02:15:17 wh179 /kernel: pccard0: <PC Card 16-bit bus (classic)> on
> Oct 17 02:15:17 wh179 /kernel: pccard1: <PC Card 16-bit bus (classic)> on
I am not sure, but is polling mode not something for pci-cards?
I have good experiance with sweex or E-tech ricoh chip 5c475 in Award
of ami boises ( and not old phoenix and compaq!)
These are pci.
What does dmesg say about you controller and wi card ?
What io irq settings you use in other os's?
You migth consider to build a kernel with these settings
> As far as I know this card works under FreeBSD under control of wi.
true... only in client modus ( no ap)