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Old 10-03-2004, 09:12 PM   #1
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Prism 2.5 Wavelan not activating in FC2

Okay, strangest problem... I just did a fresh install of FC2 and everything was working great. My wireless was working when I went to sleep- I downloaded a bunch of updates from yum. I rebooted in the morning and now it's no longer working!

I have a Hp Pavilion ze5300 and am running FC2 with all the latest updates.

Here's the output from iwconfig and ifconfig:
The wireless router is called "megadork" and is on channel 7.

[root@localhost root]# iwconfig
lo no wireless extensions.

eth0 no wireless extensions.

eth1 IEEE 802.11-DS ESSID:"megadork" Nickname:"localhost.localdomain"
Mode:Managed Frequency:2.447GHz Access Point: 44:44:44:44:44:44
Bit Rate=11Mb/s Tx-Power=15 dBm Sensitivity:1/3
Retry min limit:8 RTS thrff Fragment thrff
Encryption keyff
Power Managementff
Link Quality:0/92 Signal level:-68 dBm Noise level:-122 dBm
Rx invalid nwid:0 Rx invalid crypt:6 Rx invalid frag:0
Tx excessive retries:0 Invalid misc:0 Missed beacon:0

sit0 no wireless extensions.

[root@localhost root]# ifconfig
eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:0B:CD:851:BD
inet addr: Bcast: Mask:
inet6 addr: fe80::20b:cdff:fe85:d1bd/64 Scope:Link
RX packets:14 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:375 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:2008 (1.9 Kb) TX bytes:17346 (16.9 Kb)
Interrupt:10 Base address:0x5000

lo Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr: Mask:
inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
RX packets:2137 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:2137 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:154740 (151.1 Kb) TX bytes:154740 (151.1 Kb)


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