Re: [NTLK] WiFi cards - which one is more compatible?

From: Carlos Pessoa Filho <>
Date: Fri Oct 10 2008 - 12:17:39 EDT


Thanks for you input. I will ask the network administrator for the hex
string. I am positive that what i have now is the password.
How difficult it is to include the password field in the driver? Does
Hiroshi plan to continue his development?


On Oct 10, 2008, at 11:50 AM, Morgan Aldridge wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 11:23 AM, Carlos Pessoa Filho <
> > wrote:
> The Lucent WaveLAN Gold is the same as the WaveLAN Silver except that
> in addition to supporting 40/64-bit WEP, it also supports 104/128-bit
> WEP. The Gold card which you already have is all you should need.
> If your office is using WEP and not WPA/WPA2, then you should be able
> to enter the wireless key and it should work. Do note that Hiroshi's
> WaveLAN driver doesn't support entering a WEP password, you must enter
> the WEP key (a hexadecimal string) instead.
> You might have to ask your admin at work for the hex key, or go into
> the router admin software to determine what it is.
> Morgan Aldridge
> ---

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