Subject: Re: WLAN recommendation
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 08/11/2002 16:38:40
In article <Pine.NEB.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Markus Illenseer <email@example.com> writes:
> I am willing to join the WLAN community - but secured. My intention is to
> connect a (Windows 2K) Laptop to my NetBSD 1.5.3 Server/Router (that's
> ad-hoc, no?).
You'll need seperate networks in this scenario because 1.5.3 doesn't
have bridging code yet.
> Which WLAN cards are recommended and working under NetBSD/i386?
I've got a Lucent Orinoco which always worked fine for me. I used it to
connect the computers two rooms in my apartment for a few month.
> Which one is compatible in the PCMCIA slot for the laptop?
The above is. Mine is plugged into a Notebook running Windows 98
BTW: access points aren't that expensive any more.
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/