Re: NTLK Driver for Lucent Wave Lan card

From: Victor Rehorst (
Date: Thu Dec 09 1999 - 02:27:22 EST

Cool! I had no idea about this! (That probably went by when I still had
my 130 and wasn't interested at all in Ethernet on my Newt...)

It's also been added to my ever-growing collection of Ethernet drivers.
Now I've got to get my hands on one of these cards... anyone out there
selling a Proxim RangeLAN2 card and base station? :)

-----Victor Rehorst - |
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On Thu, 9 Dec 1999, Kenneth Wong wrote:

> Try
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> Kenneth
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Thomas McCain" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Saturday, December 04, 1999 2:34 AM
> Subject: Re: NTLK Driver for Lucent Wave Lan card
> > Hello,
> > On Fri, 3 Dec 1999, Victor wrote
> >
> > >There is currently no newton driver available for any wireless ethernet
> > >card.
> >
> > There was a hack of a an ethernet driver that enabled the Proxim wireless
> > ethernet cards to work floating around last year. I may have a copy
> > somewhere, but someone else may have some actual use experience. I could
> > never afford the Proxim equipment.
> >
> > A Newton Wave Lan driver would be great though! I read a letter online
> > from a guy who claimed to have cracked open an Apple Airport Base and said
> > it mainly contained a PC card adaptor and a Wave Lan card. He even added
> > an external antenna and increased its range. If it could be done for the
> > Proxim card, hopefuly it can be done for the Wave Lan!
> >
> > tmccain

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