Subject: Re: NetBSD 2.0_RC4
To: Christian Goetz <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/18/2004 11:42:18
In message <>, "Steven M. B
ellovin" writes:
>In message <>, Christian Goetz writes:
>>There are some issues when bring up the wi0 interface under NetBSD 2.3_RC4:
>>   tests on i386:
>>    hardware detected    OK
>>    pcmcia detected        OK
>>    carrier                       OK (led burnd on my wireless pcmcia)
>>    dhclient                      ISSUE: not getting ip address from 
>>AP      / No network
>>    static_ip                     ISSUE: no reply from the AP            
>>        / No network
>>    wiconfig -D                No access point found
>>    Are there any 802.11 patches available or required ?
>> Thanks
>>    I'm having issues when tryiing ro worj with my wireless pcmcia card 
>For what it's worth, I'm having no trouble at all with an Orinoco wi 
>card on RC3.  If I get a chance, I'll build an RC4 kernel and see what 

I upgraded my laptop -- a 3.5 year old IBM Thinkpad T21 -- 2.0RC4.  My 
Lucent Orinco card is working flawlessly with it.

		--Steve Bellovin,