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    Question Netgear WG511 problem ?

    Hi, I have just installed Mandriva SPring 2007 and I am having a problem getting my Netgear WG511 card working (version one which uses the prism54 drivers). I have managed to load the firmware correctly and the card lights up but when I go through the config wizard in harddrake it fails establish a connection with my netgear router. I have even tried taking all encryption off my router but it still fails. Can anyone help me with this?

    Thanks in advance..

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    Linux Guru smolloy's Avatar
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    I've had so many headaches with my wg511 card, but it sounds like you've got a lot further than me.

    You say it fails to establish a connection with your router, but can it see your network? I.e. can it see the ESSID?
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