The software was in place and working within a few hours – I then spent 12 days pulling my hair out trying to get my wireless network card working. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. This package had been removed in At least on XP. Anyway, if someone knows nevertheless a solution to use WPA2 with these versions of adapters?! So, this make me believe that it does not see an adapter at all.

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However, there are many APs that do not handle the new version number correctly they seem to drop the frames completely. The time now is Thank you for that! Find More Posts by T3slider. I’ll try do it from a newbie’s point w;a2 view seeing as that’s how I started – I now feel I know much more but I probably don’t!

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I will post here if it is OK or not. Slackware This Forum is for the discussion of Slackware Linux. I hope you don’t mind me posting a reply but this topic is if great interest to me The biggest problem appears to be that the Adapter field is blank and the drop down won’t work.


I haven’t tried it on a windows 7 machine where the OS seems to offer most everything as an option regardless of the age of the wusb54G device. Nowadays, tools like Kismet can find a network whether it broadcasts its SSID or not, and WEP encryption can be broken within a minute using a fast computer.

Slackware using WPA2 with Linksys WMP54G (Ralink RT/RT61)

This configuration value can be used to set it to the new version 2. For the moment, I still use WEP bits encryption.

It seems that these two adapters are too old? Having a problem logging in?

Can’t get Linksys WMP54GS to WPA2

If you need to reset your password, click here. Even after setting connect to this device even if it isn’t broadcasting” it fails to see the router if it isn’ doing so. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

Thank you very much for your help!! Linux Power User Bundle. But, there may be a few things that may need to be tweaked that I just don’t have the knowledge on.


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This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Anyway, if someone knows nevertheless a solution to use WPA2 with these versions of adapters?! Join our community today! Open Source Lniksys Domain Registration. Ralink rt61 as AP.

My spec is as follows: This is what I wanted. Linkssy code is On. Clicked Activate for Broadcom B43 wireless driver. Visit the following links: That is the reason I tried to explain myself or the process like I did. August 16th, 2.