Wireless connection on a linux server

T. Joseph CARTER knghtbrd at bluecherry.net
Tue Jan 24 03:05:14 UTC 2006

I believe your card may require setting up ndis-wrappers.  I do not know
how to do this, but google suggests this link may be a beginning:


Having a clue how to do it isn't as important sometimes as knowing what to
ask google.  *grin*

On Mon, Jan 23, 2006 at 09:34:09PM +0100, Brian Olesen wrote:
> Hi all,
> I want to go wireless with my Intel based Fedora server.
> Yesterday I did a: Yum update
> Then it downloaded something about a hundred Megs of packages.
> I've read somewhere that wireless utilities should be included, and after this update I installed my card.
> Then I tried iwconfig, and got the error message no wireless extensions.
> Today I did a modprobe prism54 to see if that would help, but it didn't.
> What can I do to get a wireless connection up and running. My card is a Broadcom 802.11G based MSI card.
> Please don't answer, if you don't have a klue of what to do.
> Thanks in advance.

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