Re: [NTLK] wireless connectivity

From: paul oberman (
Date: Mon Dec 27 2004 - 12:26:30 PST

well paul,

i tried to connect, using the DHCP, and got the same error:

"problem connecting dhcp server unavailable or unable to configure this=20=


regarding the lights on the wavelan card, they are off, until the=20
browser tries to connect. then they both flash a couple of times and=20
then nothing.

still, when i insert this card, i get the 48807 error. i tried=20
reinstalling the hiroshi driver.

also i made sure that my wireless network is broadcasting on channel=20
one, which is what the driver says it is looking at.


On Dec 26, 2004, at 10:45 PM, Paul Guyot wrote:

> Aux environs du 26/12/04 =E0 21:16 -0800, sous le titre "[NTLK]
> wireless connectivity", paul oberman prit sa plus belle plume pour
> =E9crire les mots suivants:
>> the error is that my dhcp server is unavailable or unable to =
>> this device.
>> i then went in to internet set up and configured the settings, to
>> connect to my router, manually. this seems to get me farther in the
>> connection process. "all the way to resolving host" the error i get
>> then is: no response from your current dns server.
> My guess is that your Newton cannot reach the wireless network.
> Indeed, if you have an automatic setup, the first thing the Newton
> will do is to try to reach the DHCP server and if you have a manual
> setup, it will instead directly try to reach the DNS servers to
> resolve the name of the host you try to contact.
> Check the LEDs of the card. The Lucent has two LEDs, one should be
> green, stable (not blinking) to mean that it connected to the
> network. Check the WEP settings. Disable WEP on both sides. Double
> check the SSID setting.
> Regards,
> Paul
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