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Old 01-28-2005, 01:56 AM   #1
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Gentoo setting up wifi


I have a 2wire pcmcia card. I have emerged the Orinoco drivers.

How do I go about setting this up ? Thanks.
 
Old 01-28-2005, 02:48 AM   #2
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well, emerge wireless-tools, then find out which device is wireless, most likely eth1, then set your options in /etc/conf.d/net, then symlink /etc/init.d/net.eth0 to /etc/init.d/net.eth1, then rc-update add net.eth1 default
 
Old 01-28-2005, 03:07 AM   #3
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Thank you.

Once I get a hold of a friend's credit card, or my own credit / debit card I will Affero you.

By any chance do you think I could get 3D accel going with a 9800xt ?
 
Old 01-28-2005, 04:16 PM   #4
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I typed iwconfig

and it only showed eth0
 
  


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