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Re: Wireless sources?

On Sat, Apr 16, 2005 at 07:11:28PM -0700, Don Russell wrote:
> Brian Truter wrote:
> >ATrpms currently has madwifi kernel modules in its repo. They work
> >great.I use a Linksys A/G PCMCIA adapter
> Can I configure yum somehow so it points to ATrpms, and then just do 
> "yum install madwifi"?

Yes, but you need to specifiy for which kernel you wnat the kernel
modules for. Better try

yum install madwifi-kmdl-`uname -r` madwifi

> I tried d/l madwifi rpms and kept getting depency issues when trying to 
> install. Including.. it wanted kernel-smp stuff evven though I only have 
> a UP machine.

That's because if you don't explicitly tell yum for which kernel you
want it to install a kernel module rpm, it will pick a random one. Use
the command line above to get the proper packages.

> I couldn;t find any instruction on configuing yum for ATrpms... :-(

Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net

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