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I am currently having trouble getting my Orinoco Gold wireless network card to work with Redhat Linux 8.0 and I'm going to need some serious help.
I was previously unable to activate the wireless card but now I'm able to activate after editing /etc/pcmcia/config and changing the bind to orinoco_cs (at someone's suggestion). The card now says "Active" in the Network Device Control GUI, but there is no real activity and I cannot access the network. No link lights are lit up. Card works in Win2K partition w/ win driver.
If i run iwconfig the card is there and I can actually see the MAC of the access point. I have set up /etc/pcmcia/wirelss.opts to the best of my knowledge: