Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 59937
wireless.opts is not run
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:25:36 EDT
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Description of problem:
Using a wireless pcmcia card the wireless.opts is not run.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. put hermes.conf in /etc/pcmcia
2. modify wireless.opts
3. restart pcmcia service or reboot
Actual Results: settings entered in wireless.opts are ignored
Expected Results: the card should work and have the right settings (essid
Mailed Jean Tourrilhes (orinoco_cs) about it and knew about the problem. Asked
me to perhaps file a bugreport and in the mean time try the original Pcmcia
Apologies for the lack of response.
The supported wireless configuration is done via ifcfg-XXX scripts
under Red Hat/Fedora, not wireless.opts.