Re: [NTLK] FAQ Fodder: Difference between Silver A,B, Gold, Orinocco WaveLan Cards

From: Robert Benschop (
Date: Tue Mar 19 2002 - 14:17:32 EST

on 19-03-2002 4:46, John Ruschmeyer at wrote:

> My suspicion would be that the strings did change as part of some firmware
> upgrade, probably the one that made the card 802.11b-compliant. In that
> case, there are probably some cards that describe themselves with the old
> name (never updated to recent firmware) and some with the new name.

But the funny thing is that there have been 'B' cards that have been
reported as working.

Maybe somebody with a card that doesn't work can do a firmware update, and
are these somewhere to be found on the web ? Lucent's page ?

Robert Benschop

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