RE: FC4 And Dlink DWL-G630 WiFi card

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With best regards

Tomas Larsson
Sweden

Verus Amicus Est Tamquam Alter Idem 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: [email protected] 
> [mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of Tomas Larsson
> Sent: Thursday, May 18, 2006 11:53 PM
> To: 'For users of Fedora Core releases'
> Subject: RE: FC4 And Dlink DWL-G630 WiFi card
> 
> > To: For users of Fedora Core releases
> > Subject: Re: FC4 And Dlink DWL-G630 WiFi card
> > 
> > On 5/18/06, Tomas Larsson <[email protected]> wrote:
> > > Think I found it.
> > >
> > > It seems that there is a native linux-driver avaible for
> > this card As
> > > far  as I can tell it is rev E1 card. According to
> > MadWiFi's homepage
> > > it is using a RaLink chipset.
> > > Which seems to be confirmed by the output from lspci.
> > >
> > > Now I have downloaded the tar-file (RT61) from RaLinks
> > homepage, but
> > > obviously it is source code.
> > >
> > > My question is then, is there anything more to be done, 
> apart from 
> > > compiling the driver, do I need to re-configure the 
> kernel or do I 
> > > need to recompile it. It is a standard stock FC4 DVD-install.
> > > I guess I need to do a yum update first.
> > > Any recommendations for installing the TAR-file, compiling and 
> > > installing the driver would help much.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > With best regards
> > >
> > > Tomas Larsson
> > > Sweden
> > >
> > > Verus Amicus Est Tamquam Alter Idem
> > >
> 
> Now, the driver is compiled, but I'm supposed to edit 
> /etc/modules.conf
> 
> Obviously it has a different name and location in FC, but 
> which and where
>  
In the readme, it says that the config-file (a text-file) should mbe in
bin-format, what is that?


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