chris at idlelion.net
Sun Aug 12 19:43:53 UTC 2007
> On Behalf Of Christopher Brown
> Sent: Sunday, August 12, 2007 2:34 PM
> On 11/08/07, Chris Schumann <chris at idlelion.net> wrote:
> > I'm testing F8T1 on a ThinkPad 600X. It unsurprisingly didn't
> > recognize my Atheros-based 802.11g card, so I thought I'd try a
> > LinkSys 16-bit 802.11b card (WPC11 v1, IIRC) that has
> worked in older
> > versions of Fedora Core.
> > I got a kernel panic while booting, so I removed the card
> and rebooted.
> > I waited until it was looking for new hardware, inserted
> the card, and
> > the machine locked up with the blinking keyboard indicators.
> > Is there a trick to using a 16-bit WiFi card in a CardBus
> machine? Is
> > it just this card? Is this a new bug?
> Taking things back a few steps, have you tried using the
> proprietary atheros driver for the original card? Kernel
> modules are available from various third-party repositories...
I haven't yet tried it with F8T1.
It would be nice to get WiFi working, but that's not strictly an F8 problem.
The kernel panic using my 16-bit card is, and it would be nice if that would
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