Subject: Re: Apple Air Port dba Lucent Wave Lan?
To: Secret Asian Man <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/12/2000 12:35:19
At 12:30 PM 4/12/00 , Secret Asian Man wrote:
>Has anyone ever tried using one of those Airport cards in a PC notebook? A
>friend of mine took apart a base station he has scrounged and found a
>rather ordinary-looking Wave Lan PCMCIA card. Are the Air Port cards just
>regular PCMCIA cards, and if so, are they supported by NetBSD/i386?

While airport base stations have lucent silver cards, the airport card itself
does not include an antenna like normal pcmcia cards.  the antenna is in the
macintosh itself which is why the card is cheaper.
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