[CentOS] Wireless

Davy Leon davy at scu.escambray.com.cu
Mon Nov 30 17:51:03 UTC 2009


the command

tail -f /var/log/messages

Nov 30 12:44:35 linux kernel: usb 1-1: new full speed USB device using
ohci_hcd and address 4
Nov 30 12:44:35 linux kernel: usb 1-1: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice


but nothing more


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Robert Heller" <heller at deepsoft.com>
To: "CentOS mailing list" <centos at centos.org>
Cc: "CentOS mailing list" <centos at centos.org>
Sent: Monday, November 30, 2009 12:13 PM
Subject: Re: [CentOS] Wireless


> At Mon, 30 Nov 2009 11:53:34 -0500 CentOS mailing list <centos at centos.org>
> wrote:
>
>>
>> Hi
>>
>> There is no encryption and my neighbour knows about it, we are just
>> trying
>> to build an small network for our computers.
>> Centos doesn't recognize the USB device. I just plug ot in and nothing
>> happens.
>>
>> Any suggestions?
>
> What shows up in /var/log/messages when you plug in the device?  Do a
> 'sudo tail -f /var/log/messages' and then plug in the device.  Copy and
> paste the usb / udev blather into an E-Mail message.  Should start with
> something like this:
>
> Nov 29 19:50:04 sauron kernel: usb 7-3: new full speed USB device using
> address 3
>
>>
>> David
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: <m.roth at 5-cent.us>
>> To: "CentOS mailing list" <centos at centos.org>
>> Sent: Monday, November 30, 2009 11:32 AM
>> Subject: Re: [CentOS] Wireless
>>
>>
>> >> Hi folks
>> >>
>> >> I have a Centos 5.3 Box and I'm trying to setup an small wireless link
>> >> with
>> >> the AP of a neighbour. I have a brand new NETGEAR WG111V2 USB-WIFI
>> >> adaptor
>> >> for that, but Centos doesn't recognize that. Any suggestions? I
>> >> already
>> >> tested it on windows XP and the link works fine. How can I do this on
>> >> Centos?
>> >>
>> > What kind of encryption is it using?
>> >
>> > Oh, and does your neighbor know about this?
>> >
>> >        mark
>> >
>> >
> Nov 29 19:50:04 sauron kernel: usb 7-3: new full speed USB device using
> address 3
>> >
>> >
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