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 From:  Chet Harvey <chet at pittech dot com>
 To:  Chet Harvey <chet at pittech dot com>
 Cc:  westdam <m0n0 at westdam dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] DLINK Dwl-520+ supported??
 Date:  Fri, 15 Oct 2004 10:08:54 -0400
before I get flamed...let me clarify, the DWL-520+ cards use the ACX driver, 
there are some flavors of DWL-520 (non-plus) that are Prism based like Rev E1 I 
think, but they are hard to come by....

Chet Harvey
Pitbull Technologies <http://www.pittech.com/> 
Protecting your Digital Assets
703.407.7311


Quoting Chet Harvey <chet at pittech dot com>:

> The DLink 520 cards are based on the Texas Instruments chipset and are not 
> supported. Not too mention any cards that say they can double bandwidth can 
> only do so with windows based drivers.
> 
> That said, popular 802.11b cards for FreeBSD (m0n0) are Prism or Wavelan
> based. 
> For an access point you will need a prism based card. Senao/EnGenius cards
> are 
> very good for that at the PCMCIA type. For PCI cards, I am a big fan of the 
> NetGear MA311 PCI cards.
> 
> 
> Chet Harvey
> Pitbull Technologies <http://www.pittech.com/> 
> Protecting your Digital Assets
> 703.407.7311
> 
> 
> Quoting westdam <m0n0 at westdam dot com>:
> 
> > Hi to everyone..
> > i'm in italy and i wanna use m0n0 with a dlink 520 PCI card.
> > In italy it's difficult to find.. i've found only the Dwl-520+ wich goes 
> > a 22mbit  .. ( well 11mb real, but with another dlink Dwl-520+ goes to 
> > 22mbit ) .. do u know if it's supported in m0n0 ???
> > theorically  it's a 802.11b PCI card.. but i'm not sure..
> > any ideas??
> > 
> > 
> > let me know..
> > 
> > 
> > byez
> > marco
> > 
> > 
> > 
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