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Old 07-06-2004, 10:19 PM   #1
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PCI to PCMCIA, is it possible in linux?


I was given a PCMCIA wlan card that is supported by the linux-wlan-ng drivers, only problem is that I have a desktop and this is a PCMCIA card.

I know that there are PCI to PCMCIA conversion cards out there, but are there any that have linux drivers? and there are drivers, will I be able to install the wlan card normally or am I gona have to jump through hoops to get it recognized?
 
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anybody got any suggestions?
 
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Have you checked out Linuxquestions HCL yet? I don't know where in there to look for pcmcia addapters, but it might be a start.
 
  


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