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Wireless driver available for testing

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Hi,

An alpha release of my Atheros wireless driver is now available for download.

I'll paste the contents of the README file here for convenience:

This is an alpha test release of two components needed to use certain
Atheros PCI-based wireless network adapters with AROS: WirelessManager
and atheros5000.device.

Note that the only encryption methods currently supported are WEP and
WPA(1).

To set up wireless networking, first follow these steps (which are also
valid shell commands):

- Copy atheros5000.device to DEVS:Networks
- Copy WirelessManager to C:
- Copy Wireless.prefs to ENVARC:
- Edit ENVARC:Wireless.prefs
- Copy ENVARC:Wireless.prefs to ENV:

To test your wireless configuration, run the following command in the shell:

WirelessManager atheros5000.device

If a successful connection is reported, you can then configure WirelessManager
to run at boot by adding the following line to S:User-Startup:

Run WirelessManager atheros5000.device >NIL:

Finally, you need to create a wireless interface that uses
atheros5000.device in the Network preferences program. This is done in
the same way as for a wired network.

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AWWEEEESSSOOOOMMMMMEEEEE!!!! You da man, Neil!

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man I can't play with it till I get home =[


ps. great work =]

pps: Did you get to try it on your macmini? If not I'll try it on that to when I get home =D

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Great work!

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Amazing, I will try it in next day or two.

Thanks.

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You are my hero and made my day : )
Belive it or not i had a low until i've read this.

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thank you.....

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pity i have a realtek chipset and have to wait for somebody to port it but thanks :)

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Congratulations! Another milestone :)

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@ncafferkey

Did anybody ever tell you you're amazing ? Well you ARE !!!
On time too, well done. You've been working hard for this for sure, I appriciate every minute you've spent on this.


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