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Re: [Fedora-xen] Xen Kerenl + ipw3945





On 10/26/06, Justin Conover <justin conover gmail com> wrote:


On 10/26/06, Daniel P. Berrange < berrange redhat com> wrote:
On Thu, Oct 26, 2006 at 03:07:10PM -0500, Justin Conover wrote:
> On 10/26/06, Daniel P. Berrange <berrange redhat com > wrote:
> >
> >On Thu, Oct 26, 2006 at 01:22:37PM -0500, Justin Conover wrote:
> >> Does anyone know if the ipw3945 wirelss card has worked or can work with
> >a
> >> Xen kernel.  The ipw3945 bits from freshprms.net work fine with FC6
> >kernel,
> >> but if I boot using the Xen kernel than it does not work.
> >
> >Yes it should work fine with FC6 Xen kernels - I'm typing this from a
> >laptop
> >with ipw3945 & xen right now. I didn't use freshrpms stuff though - I
> >compiled
> >the modules for current Fedora Xen kernels myself.
>
>
> Ok, so you just ran the ipw3945.sourceforge.net stuff and it added to the
> kerenl, right?  Did you have to do anything with 80211 bits?

You need the firmware & regulatory daemon too. The FC6 kernels seem to have
a new enough 80211 stack already, so I didn't touch that.

Dan.
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Thanks, I'll give it a shot tonight. 



Ouch, not only do I not have the ability to use ipw3945 off the bat, Xen kernel doesn't see my lan/b44 card either....

Guess I need to d/l several things and rebuild.

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