[PLUG] dell 1390 wireless with mandriva..
devendralaulkar at gmail.com
Tue May 22 16:17:28 IST 2007
On 5/22/07, ॐ <guru.is.on.vi at gmail.com> wrote:
> Wireless is a new animal for me.. :-) & I can't pretend there is a
> fault with the wire or at other end :-) [anyway...] my wireless is
> **not** working even though there is wireless signal.
I think that the card is properly detected and working. Check out the
results of 'iwconfig'.
Try setting up an Adhoc network :-
iwconfig wlan0 mode ad-hoc
iwconfig wlan0 essid "foo"
Using ifconfig give ip address to wlan0.
Perform similar settings on another machine, give different ip-address and
try to ping between the two.
I dont have idea about the encryption schemes for Managed mode, but I think
using iwconfig you can do all the settings.
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