Re: [NTLK] Wifi Cards and Browsers

From: Lord Groundhog <>
Date: Fri Feb 20 2009 - 05:21:34 EST

~~~ On 2009/02/20 08:16, L.W. Brown at wrote ~~~

> I swear I recall a conversation along these lines from 2 or 3 years
> ago, wherein it was stated that the WiFi card out of the original
> AirPort base unit (not the Extreme, etc.) was a Lucent WaveLan Silver
> (which I later confirmed from my own comatose unit), and therefore
> that they would work in the Newt.

Funny you should say that. I thought the same thing though I haven't found
that thread yet (I had a very quick look but haven't gone deeper yet). Your
time-scale is about right too, because I joined this list in 2005 when I got
my Newt and it was around then that I saw (or thought I saw) a reference to


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