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Help with Airlink wireless and/or US Robotics Ethernet
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6502coder

Joined: 23 Mar 2009
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PostPosted: Mon 23 Mar 2009, 15:00    Post_subject:  Help with Airlink wireless and/or US Robotics Ethernet
Sub_title: networking problems
 

Just installed Puppy 4.1.2 on an old Sony VAIO laptop, configured dual-boot with Win98 (NOT 98SE).

Having no joy getting either of my PCMCIA cards to work for Puppy:

Airlink AWLC3026 Wireless LAN card
US Robotics USR7901A Ethernet card

Haven't been able to find a usable driver for either card using the Networking Wizard.

Both cards work fine when I'm running Win98.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
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aarf

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PostPosted: Wed 25 Mar 2009, 04:26    Post_subject:  

if these are older equipment you may have better luck with an older puppy eg. 2.17 or 3.01
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mmmrr


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Location: vancouver island, canada

PostPosted: Tue 05 May 2009, 11:58    Post_subject: awlc3026 working old toshiba laptop  

just got it going
hardest part wireless config fields
in network wizard !!
used ndis wrapper on awlc driver:
Mrv8000c, which is on install cd,
or in yr system files in w98,
see if start>find will pinpoint it in w98 then point w98 partition in pup,
choose ndis in netwrk wizard, click to type in path..if easier to copy driver to floppy in w98 then mnt foppy in pup...cheers, mm
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