LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 01-17-2003, 02:11 PM   #1
enrique
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2003
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
wireless on ibm t30 with redhat 8.0


Has anybody tried to a wireless connection on a thinkpad t30?
ibm itself (inpite of their claims of Linux compatibility) has no
drivers for this device, which as far as I can figure out is an
IBM highrate wireless lan mini pci card

Thanks for any advice

Enrique.
 
Old 01-18-2003, 05:16 PM   #2
oot
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2002
Distribution: Slackware 12.0
Posts: 240

Rep: Reputation: 30
This is IBM's name for a rather common card.

Try the loading orinoco_cs or wvlan_cs.

If you don't have orinoco_cs, it is at http://ozlabs.org/people/dgibson/dldwd/.

Here's an article that verifies the card is Linux compatible but doesn't name any modules: http://www.linuxcare.com/labs/certs/...less/intro.epl
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Video and ibm t30 carnold Linux - Laptop and Netbook 7 06-24-2005 01:09 PM
Restore an IBM T30 with Linux installed Box Linux - Laptop and Netbook 11 06-20-2005 04:26 AM
DHCP related boot problem on IBM T30 exitsfunnel Linux - Networking 1 06-05-2005 11:29 PM
IBM Think Pad T30 with Red Hat 9.0 cool-tool Linux - Laptop and Netbook 3 11-26-2004 09:27 PM
Use USB's IBM Thinkpad T30 in Mandrake 10.0 bon Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 09-19-2004 01:59 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:13 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration