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Old 05-23-2007, 07:26 PM   #1
jerrykobes
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Any suggestions on a good PCMCIA wireless card to get for my Ubuntu install?


I was wondering if anyone could offer me advice on what some good PCMCIA wireless cards are that I can use get to connect to my WGR614 v6 54Mbps Wireless Router? I would like something that is guaranteed to work directly with my Ubuntu Feisty Fawn install so that I don't have to screw around with using ndiswrapper.

Its been a while since I've looked at any wireless cards but are there any nowadays that consume less power? That would be a big plus. Also, years ago when I took a Network Security course I remember them talking about some cards that had extra functionality when the appropriate hacks where applied. If I remember correctly they where able to spawn there own access point using the card itself. Are there any cards that still do this? I would like this feature to play and experiment with, I don't any intention of doing anything illegal with it.

Any advice is greatly appreciated.

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Jerry
 
Old 05-24-2007, 04:21 PM   #2
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some well-supported cards

http://wiki.clug.org.za/wiki/Recomme...s_.28802.11.29
 
  


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