[TriLUG] USB Wifi NIC Recommendations?
shaneo at nc.rr.com
Tue Jan 18 14:29:20 EST 2005
That's what I found odd. I'm sure this NIC _could_ work, since it does on
my Tivo, but it's not being auto-recognized. Perhaps my expectations are
I'm trying to get a USB Wifi NIC to work with negligible effort here...
From: trilug-bounces at trilug.org [mailto:trilug-bounces at trilug.org] On Behalf
Of Joseph Tate
Sent: Tuesday, January 18, 2005 1:43 PM
To: Triangle Linux Users Group discussion list
Subject: Re: [TriLUG] USB Wifi NIC Recommendations?
On Tue, 18 Jan 2005 13:37:07 -0500, Shane O'Donnell <shaneo at nc.rr.com>
> All -
> I'm running FC2 w/ the PlanetCCRMA 2.6.10 kernel
> (http://ccrma.stanford.edu/planetccrma/software/) which has all the
> necessary PCMCIA/USB/Wireless support and I'm looking for a USB 802.11b
> that I can add to the system--easily.
> I've got a Linksys WUSB11 v2.8 but am having zero luck in making it work.
> Word online (from a limited search) indicates that there are some adapters
> which are much easier to deal with. I've got no problems with iwconfig or
> ifcfg-* stuff, but the bitch is getting the thing recognized in the first
> If you've got any recommendations to help me out of Atmel-Hell, I'd
> appreciate it. And thanks in advance for indulging my research laziness.
> Shane O.
I'd look for the list of TiVo supported USB NICs. They're certain to
have kernel support.
Personal e-mail: jtate AT dragonstrider DOT com
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