DELL 1400 Dual band Under HOSTAP

Brian Sturgill zen_hacker
Wed Jun 16 12:51:34 PDT 2004

Most older Dell cards use the Lucent chipset (Orinoco). I am not sure what 
the Dell card you have is. More than likely it isn't a Prism based card is 
why it doesn't work with Hostap.


>From: "gaurav dawra" <openapproject at>
>To: hostap at
>Subject: DELL 1400 Dual band Under HOSTAP Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2004 22:16:33 
>Hi Friends and thanx brian it worked. I excluded the irq 9 and 2 and 
>hostap_cs worked.
>All right i am now trying to configure dell 1400 dual band wireless card, 
>is it supported by HoSTAP DRIVER, i am using pcmcia-cs-3.2.7 card serivce 
>and hostap-0.2.2 release. Hostap driver loads but does not provide any 
>wireless interface .
>when i do cardctl ident : message comes: no socket 0 : information.
>I believe hostap driver supoorts prism 3.0 based card and i guess DELL's 
>1400 is prism 3.
>Has any one configured that card. It is an inbuilt wireless card. When i 
>look into dmesg it does gives mr bridge from PCI to cardbus. Is it 
>supported or not.
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