Cheap PCMCIA 802.11b cards

Martin Sandiford ms at
Tue Jan 29 23:02:52 EST 2002

Quite serendipitously, this message was received on the linuxsa mailing
list today.


From: Matthew Moyle-Croft <mmc at>
Subject: Re: Wireless Cards
To: "Mike O'Connor" <mike at>
Cc: <linuxsa at>
Date: Tue Jan 29 22:00:24 2002 +1030

is the source of all info Linux and Wireless.

The Proxim Rangelan-DS card is a PRISMII chipset which has good support 
under linux.

So, yes, it _should_ work.


On Tue, 29 Jan 2002, mikal at wrote:
> Not that I intend to advertise for someone, but
> has Proxim
> RangeLan-DS 802.11b PCMCIA cards for $37.99 US each.
> Does anyone know if these things work with Linux? I googled, but lack
> instant joy.
> ** Continues window shopping **
> Mikal


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