Subject: kern/14565: Symbol SPECTRUM24 support
To: None <>
From: seebs <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/12/2001 18:27:32
>Number:         14565
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       symbol spectrum24 not supported
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Nov 12 20:19:00 PST 2001
>Originator:     seebs
>Release:        NetBSD 1.5Y
System: NetBSD 1.5Y NetBSD 1.5Y (GED) #2: Mon Nov 12 17:46:58 CST 2001 i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
	The Symbol SPECTRUM24 wireless card is easy to support with
	wi(4), but isn't configured in the current kernel.
	Plug the card in.
In pcmciadevs:
product SIMPLETECH SPECTRUM24 0x801 Symbol Spectrum24 WLAN Adapter

In if_wi_pcmcia.c:

wi0 at pcmcia1 function 0: Symbol Technologies, LA4111 Spectrum24 Wireless LAN PC Card, 1.00
wi0: 802.11 address 00:a0:f8:90:bc:87
wi0: using RF:PRISM2 MAC:HFA3841, Firmware: 1.1 variant 2

I have had some trouble with dhclient, but that's fairly normal...

This was tested on a loaner card graciously provided by Symbol Technologies.