I tried first using ndiswrapper then with a Native Driver from sourceforge.net. Can't seem to get past square one.

Fresh install of SuSE 11. I'm not expecting much but if you would care to read my console output below I would be greatful for any comments..

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First - NDISWRAPPER


linux1:~/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55 # make
make -C driver
make[1]: Entering directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver'
make -C /usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default M=/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver
make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default'
make -C ../../../linux-2.6.27.19-5 O=/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default/.
MKEXPORT /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/hal_exports.h
MKEXPORT /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ndis_exports.h
MKEXPORT /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ntoskernel_exports.h
MKEXPORT /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ntoskernel_io_exports.h
MKEXPORT /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/rtl_exports.h
MKEXPORT /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/usb_exports.h
MKSTUBS /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/win2lin_stubs.h
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/crt.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/hal.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/iw_ndis.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/loader.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ndis.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ntoskernel.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ntoskernel_io.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/pe_linker.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/pnp.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/proc.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/rtl.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/wrapmem.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/wrapndis.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/wrapper.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/usb.o
AS [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/win2lin_stubs.o
LD [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ndiswrapper.o
Building modules, stage 2.
MODPOST 1 modules
CC /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ndiswrapper.mod.o
LD [M] /root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver/ndiswrapper.ko
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default'
make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver'
make -C utils
make[1]: Entering directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/utils'
gcc -g -Wall -I../driver -o loadndisdriver loadndisdriver.c
make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/utils'
linux1:~/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55 # make install
make -C driver install
make[1]: Entering directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver'
make -C /usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default M=/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver
make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default'
make -C ../../../linux-2.6.27.19-5 O=/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default/.
Building modules, stage 2.
MODPOST 1 modules
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default'
echo /lib/modules/2.6.27.19-5-default/misc
/lib/modules/2.6.27.19-5-default/misc
mkdir -p /lib/modules/2.6.27.19-5-default/misc
install -m 0644 ndiswrapper.ko /lib/modules/2.6.27.19-5-default/misc
/sbin/depmod -a 2.6.27.19-5-default -b /
make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/driver'
make -C utils install
make[1]: Entering directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/utils'
install -D -m 755 loadndisdriver /sbin/loadndisdriver
install -D -m 755 ndiswrapper /usr/sbin/ndiswrapper
install -D -m 755 ndiswrapper-buginfo /usr/sbin/ndiswrapper-buginfo

NOTE: Windows driver configuration file format has changed since 1.5. You must re-install Windows drivers if they were installed before.
make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55/utils'
mkdir -p -m 0755 /usr/share/man/man8
install -m 644 ndiswrapper.8 /usr/share/man/man8
install -m 644 loadndisdriver.8 /usr/share/man/man8
linux1:~/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55 # ndiswrapper -l
ls: cannot access /etc/ndiswrapper: No such file or directory
linux1:~/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55 # modprobe ndsiwrapper
FATAL: Module ndsiwrapper not found.
linux1:~/Desktop/ndiswrapper-1.55 # modprobe ndiswrapper
FATAL: module '/lib/modules/2.6.27.19-5-default/misc/ndiswrapper.ko' is unsupported
Use --allow-unsupported or set allow_unsupported_modules to 1 in
/etc/modprobe.d/unsupported-modules

linux1:~/Desktop/acx-20080210 # iwconfig
lo no wireless extensions.

eth0 no wireless extensions.



linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 # ndiswrapper -i /root/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07/Drivers/Win98/airplus.inf
installing airplus ...
linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 # ndiswrapper -l
airplus : driver installed
device (104C:8400) present
linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 # ndiswrapper -m
adding "alias wlan0 ndiswrapper" to /etc/modprobe.d/ndiswrapper ...
linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 # modprobe ndiswrapper
FATAL: module '/lib/modules/2.6.27.19-5-default/misc/ndiswrapper.ko' is unsupported
Use --allow-unsupported or set allow_unsupported_modules to 1 in
/etc/modprobe.d/unsupported-modules
linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 # modprobe --allow-unsupported ndiswrapper
linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 # iwconfig
lo no wireless extensions.

eth0 no wireless extensions.

linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 # iwconfig wlan0
wlan0 No such device

linux1:~/Desktop/AirPlus_b_Plus_Driver_v3.07 #


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SECOUND - NATIVE DRIVER FROM SOURCEFORGE.NET


linux1:~/Desktop/acx-20080210 # make
make -C /lib/modules/2.6.27.19-5-default/build SUBDIRS=`pwd` modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default'
make -C ../../../linux-2.6.27.19-5 O=/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default/. modules
CC [M] /root/Desktop/acx-20080210/wlan.o
CC [M] /root/Desktop/acx-20080210/conv.o
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/conv.c: In function acx_rxbuf_to_ether:
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/conv.c:502: warning: cast from pointer to integer of different size
CC [M] /root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.o
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c: In function acx_s_scan_add_station:
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:506: warning: passing argument 1 of iwe_stream_add_event from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:506: warning: passing argument 3 of iwe_stream_add_event from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:506: warning: passing argument 4 of iwe_stream_add_event makes pointer from integer without a cast
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:506: error: too few arguments to function iwe_stream_add_event
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:513: warning: passing argument 1 of iwe_stream_add_point from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:513: warning: passing argument 3 of iwe_stream_add_point from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:513: warning: passing argument 4 of iwe_stream_add_point from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:513: error: too few arguments to function iwe_stream_add_point
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:523: warning: passing argument 1 of iwe_stream_add_event from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:523: warning: passing argument 3 of iwe_stream_add_event from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:523: warning: passing argument 4 of iwe_stream_add_event makes pointer from integer without a cast
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:523: error: too few arguments to function iwe_stream_add_event
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CHUNK OF ERRORS REMOVED
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/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:574: warning: passing argument 1 of iwe_stream_add_value from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:574: warning: passing argument 4 of iwe_stream_add_value from incompatible pointer type
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:574: warning: passing argument 5 of iwe_stream_add_value makes pointer from integer without a cast
/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.c:574: error: too few arguments to function iwe_stream_add_value
make[4]: *** [/root/Desktop/acx-20080210/ioctl.o] Error 1
make[3]: *** [_module_/root/Desktop/acx-20080210] Error 2
make[2]: *** [sub-make] Error 2
make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27.19-5-obj/x86_64/default'
make: *** [acx.o] Error 2
linux1:~/Desktop/acx-20080210 # make install
make: *** No rule to make target `install'. Stop.