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Wireless what else

Post by twarren » Thu Apr 05, 2007 1:24 pm

I have two wireless cards and can't get either to connect here is the sudo /usr/lib/linuxmint/mintWifi/mintWifi.py data:

* I. scanning WIFI PCI devices...
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* II. querying ndiswrapper...
Installed drivers:
net5211 driver installed, hardware present
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* III. querying iwconfig...
lo no wireless extensions.

irda0 no wireless extensions.

eth0 no wireless extensions.

wifi0 no wireless extensions.

ath0 IEEE 802.11g ESSID:"wmscomm"
Mode:Managed Frequency:2.437 GHz Access Point: Not-Associated
Bit Rate:0 kb/s Tx-Power:18 dBm Sensitivity=0/3
Retry:off RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
Encryption key:9C7B-A42D-3EE1-CA87-4ACE-D56F-21 Security mode:restricted
Power Management:off
Link Quality=0/94 Signal level=-95 dBm Noise level=-95 dBm
Rx invalid nwid:4115 Rx invalid crypt:0 Rx invalid frag:0
Tx excessive retries:0 Invalid misc:0 Missed beacon:0

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* IV. querying ifconfig...
ath0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:13:46:C4:D8:E5
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:0 (0.0 b) TX bytes:0 (0.0 b)

eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:00:39:DA:00:E3
UP BROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:4469 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:3593 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:3219016 (3.0 MiB) TX bytes:434808 (424.6 KiB)

lo Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
RX packets:100 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:100 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:8864 (8.6 KiB) TX bytes:8864 (8.6 KiB)

wifi0 Link encap:UNSPEC HWaddr 00-13-46-C4-D8-E5-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:5241 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:18022
TX packets:2291 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:199
RX bytes:450472 (439.9 KiB) TX bytes:113401 (110.7 KiB)
Interrupt:11 Memory:d7ae0000-d7af0000

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* V. querying DHCP...
There is already a pid file /var/run/dhclient.pid with pid 9437
killed old client process, removed PID file
Internet Systems Consortium DHCP Client V3.0.4
Copyright 2004-2006 Internet Systems Consortium.
All rights reserved.
For info, please visit http://www.isc.org/sw/dhcp/

wifi0: unknown hardware address type 801
wifi0: unknown hardware address type 801
Listening on LPF/ath0/00:13:46:c4:d8:e5
Sending on LPF/ath0/00:13:46:c4:d8:e5
Listening on LPF/wifi0/
Sending on LPF/wifi0/
Listening on LPF/eth0/00:00:39:da:00:e3
Sending on LPF/eth0/00:00:39:da:00:e3
Sending on Socket/fallback
DHCPDISCOVER on ath0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 8
DHCPREQUEST on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67
DHCPDISCOVER on wifi0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 8
DHCPREQUEST on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67
DHCPDISCOVER on ath0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 14
DHCPDISCOVER on wifi0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 9
DHCPDISCOVER on wifi0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 18
DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 5
DHCPDISCOVER on ath0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 16
DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 11
DHCPDISCOVER on wifi0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 9
DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 10
DHCPDISCOVER on ath0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 16
DHCPDISCOVER on wifi0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 13
DHCPDISCOVER on eth0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 16
DHCPDISCOVER on ath0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 7
DHCPDISCOVER on wifi0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 4
No DHCPOFFERS received.
No working leases in persistent database - sleeping.
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* VI. querying nslookup google.com...
;; connection timed out; no servers could be reached

I am new to Linux ( about 4 months)and am learning, but I need help on this. This card is a D-Link DWL-G630 H/W Ver: C2 F/W Var: 3.01
Any ideas/

Thanks

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Wireless what else

Post by twarren » Thu Apr 05, 2007 6:35 pm

Boy do I feel stupid. The card was working all along, but something at my office changed and I was trying to connect to something that wasn't there.

To everyone who is having wireless problem, just keep at it and maybe you to can figure out what is wrong.

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Post by clem » Thu Apr 05, 2007 7:15 pm

:)

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