Re: PCMCIA Cards (802.11 card & network card)

From: Forrest English (
Date: 2002-09-04 13:34:35 UTC

there might simply be to much interferance placing the radios to close together. when i tried that with a cisco and a lucent card, they both stopped functioning until i removed one or the other of them. they were recognized in the slots and the modules loaded and everything, but even ping was a no no.

On Tue, 3 Sep 2002, Bobby Sardana wrote:

> Greetings:
> I have two PCMCIA slots on my laptop:
> 1) The 1st slot has a Prism2 802.11 card in it (RangeLAN-DS)
> 2) The 2nd has a NIC card in it (Linksys)
> HostAP driver with 2.4.18 kernel, built-in CS support.
> When both the cards are plugged-in, the NIC card (2nd card) does not
> function. The network (eth0) cannot be found while the WLAN card is
> present. If I unplug the WLAN card, the NIC seems to function properly.
> Any configurations, settings that I'll have to perform so that both the
> cards function properly.
> All help is appreciated.
> regards,
> Bobby Sardana.

Forrest English

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