[kde-linux] Wireless LAN Recommendations

Merton Campbell Crockett mcc at CATO.GD-AIS.COM
Thu Dec 8 06:23:10 UTC 2005

On Tue, 6 Dec 2005, Kevin Krammer wrote:

> On Tuesday 06 December 2005 15:47, Merton Campbell Crockett wrote:
> > I have a Tyan-based dual-processor Athlon system running SuSE 9.3.  I have
> > a wireless LAN with a 4 port ethernet hub.  Currently, this system is
> > attached via ethernet.  I would like to eliminate the ethernet snaking
> > across the floor.
> >
> > Are there any wireless PCI cards available the are supported by SuSE and
> > Kinternet?   Which would you recommend.
> Most times it depends on the actual chip used on the card. You better check 
> the SuSE hardware database instead.

I think I've found an alternative approach that eliminates the need for a 
driver.  I can use a wireless ethernet bridge.  Ethernet is used to 
connect to a bridge that intercepts the ethernet packet and transmit it 
via wireless to the wireless access router.

Merton Campbell Crockett


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