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  1. #1

    modprobe error

    root@yos lasse # modprobe ipw2100
    WARNING: Error inserting ieee80211_crypt (/lib/modules/ Invalid module format
    WARNING: Error inserting ieee80211 (/lib/modules/ Invalid module format

    This is when trying to modprobe the newly made ipw2100 module. I haven't gotten error messages prior to this? Help please?

    Oh yeah, this is my first post! Hi!

  2. #2
    If you have a newer kernel you might need module utilities updated. I'm not sure how to do this in Yoper, but I think the problem has to do with your module utilies.

  3. #3
    I had the updated versions of that, but it didn't work anyhow. Thanks anyway! Anyway I found the error. I upgraded my kernel to 2.6.8-7 and it worked as a charm!

    Now Im struggling to get it recieve a ipadress. IFUP is an "Unknown command", what the f.... And both the wlan and the internal NIC is known as eth0 even though the networkscripts is ifcfg-eth0 and ifcfg-wlan0...

    Any suggestions?

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  5. #4
    Since this is a new question I'll make a new post to attract more skill

  6. #5
    use ifconfig eth0, ifconfig eth0 up / down will bring it down

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