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Old 03-10-2005, 01:26 AM   #1
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NETGEAR WG121 Adapter on Suse 9.2

I have so many problems with this adapter on SuSe Linux 9.2 Pro. I have tried ndiswrapper and when I type ndiswrapper -l it says "hardware NOT present" and whenever I try to do a iwconfig command it just says that wlan0 does not exist. I tried driverloader but I couldnt find the right file to choose in dldrconfig. The system sees my Netgear adapter under unknown as Netgear unclasified device. I know some people have got this working in Mandrake, but can anyone who got it working in SuSe please give me some step by step instructions.

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Old 03-11-2005, 05:10 AM   #2
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OK, now I managed to get it working by continuously trying ndiswrapper and the lights are on, but I still cant connect to the internet. Is there some kind of configuration part I haven't doen. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Old 03-11-2005, 07:51 AM   #3
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Unhappy Hmm...

Also got problems with Netgear peripherals...
One would think that all devices are similar in overall design, as all components are made in Taiwan, but no way!

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