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Old 07-06-2008, 01:43 PM   #16
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Not obtaining a DHCP lease is the symptom, the problem being association issues with the access point.
Thanks to your advice, I examined the access point issue more closely, using Wireless Assistant. It seems that the state is flipping back and forth at about 1-second intervals between UNKNOWN and N/A. When it shows UNKNOWN, a MAC address appears as the access point under Status; when it shows N/A, the access point is shown as - not available -. The MAC address is indeed the MAC address of the router, which I verified from a different laptop.

So there almost certainly is an "association issue" -- but how can I resolve it?
 
Old 07-06-2008, 05:36 PM   #17
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Sorry, I don't have any answers for this one.

It seems a large majority of vifi issues are either experienced by those with multiple interfaces, or multiple wifi mangement software.

Perhaps you'll find more help/data over in the ubuntu forms.

Sorry.
 
Old 09-06-2008, 11:46 AM   #18
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Just incase anyone finds this post in the future, all of my issues were solved by using (k)ndiswrapper instead of the OSS drivers for the wireless card.
 
  


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