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Old 11-10-2006, 12:33 PM   #1
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how to install zd1211 network adapter


Hello ..

i have dave debian testing amd64 port and edimax mini usb wifi adaptor :
Code:
debian:/# lsusb | grep 1211
Bus 001 Device 006: ID 0ace:1211 ZyDAS 802.11b/g USB2 WiFi
im running kernel 2.6.17-2-amd64

im unable to find a suitable module or howto install this module :
o tried using ndiswrapper :
i could not find 64 bit driver.

i tried compiling zd1211:

Code:
debian:/etc/modprobe.d# module-assistant
Starting the Dialog UI...
Extracting the package tarball, /usr/src/zd1211.tar.bz2, please wait...
Done with /usr/src/zd1211-module-2.6.17-2-amd64_0.0.0.svnr67-2+2.6.17-9_amd64.deb .
Selecting previously deselected package zd1211-module-2.6.17-2-amd64.
(Reading database ... 103682 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking zd1211-module-2.6.17-2-amd64 (from .../zd1211-module-2.6.17-2-amd64_0.0.0.svnr67-2+2.6.17-9_amd64.deb) ...
Setting up zd1211-module-2.6.17-2-amd64 (0.0.0.svnr67-2+2.6.17-9) ...


debian:/etc/modprobe.d#
i plugin the adaptor and :
Code:
usb 1-1: USB disconnect, address 6
usb 1-1: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 7
usb 1-1: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
usb 1-1: reset high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 7
ndiswrapper (load_wrap_driver:113): loadndiswrapper failed (59904); check system log for messages from 'loadndisdriver'
ndiswrapper: probe of 1-1:1.0 failed with error -22
zd1211 - http://zd1211.ath.cx/ - SVN_TRUNK
Based on www.zydas.com.tw driver version 2.4.0.0
usb 1-1: reset high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 7
Release Ver = 4810
zd1211:bulk out: wMaxPacketSize = 200
zd1211:bulk in: wMaxPacketSize = 200
zd1211:interrupt in: wMaxPacketSize = 40
zd1211:interrupt in: int_interval = 1
zd1211:interrupt out: wMaxPacketSize = 40
zd1211:USB Download Boot code success
zd1211:MAC address = 00:0e:2e:a8:60:be
zd1211:AddrEntryTable = f7d4
zd1211:RF_Mode = 00000004
PA type: 0
AiroHa RF
zd1211:Mixed Mode
zd1211:AllowedChannel = 000007ff
zd1211:LinkLEDn = 200
AllowedChannel = 000107ff
Region:48
zd1205: (exit) zd1205_config, /usr/src/modules/zd1211/src/zd1205.c line 2598
zd1205: (exit) zd1205_init, /usr/src/modules/zd1211/src/zd1205.c line 8542
usbcore: registered new driver zd1211
debian:/etc/modprobe.d#              
dmesg
plz advise
 
Old 11-11-2006, 08:07 PM   #2
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Hi,

What happens "ifconfig"??

Happy Penguins!!
 
Old 11-12-2006, 02:41 AM   #3
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oops forget to tell ifconfig and iwconfig wont show any new device
 
Old 11-13-2006, 01:19 PM   #4
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Hi,

Um, modules loaded, hardware recognized, but software cannot detect it.... Ummm
 
Old 11-20-2006, 07:32 AM   #5
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i tried on diffrent kernels and distro nan worked (2.6.18-2 2.6.17-2 6.12

usb 3-7: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 6
usb 3-7: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
usb 3-7: reset high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 6
Release Ver = 4810
zd1211:bulk out: wMaxPacketSize = 200
zd1211:bulk in: wMaxPacketSize = 200
zd1211:interrupt in: wMaxPacketSize = 40
zd1211:interrupt in: int_interval = 1
zd1211:interrupt out: wMaxPacketSize = 40
zd1211:USB Download Boot code success
zd1211:MAC address = 00:0e:2e:a8:60:be
zd1211:AddrEntryTable = f7d4
zd1211:RF_Mode = 00000004
PA type: 0
AiroHa RF
zd1211:Mixed Mode
zd1211:AllowedChannel = 000007ff
zd1211:LinkLEDn = 200
AllowedChannel = 000107ff
Region:48
zd1205: (exit) zd1205_config, /usr/src/modules/zd1211/src/zd1205.c line 2598
zd1205: (exit) zd1205_init, /usr/src/modules/zd1211/src/zd1205.c line 8542

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