Yes it DOES work.

I run an Orinocco in an ELSA pcmcia-isa card ( about 35 quid ) on my gateway
at home. Just make sure you use the latest pcmcia stuff and run the cards in
'Ad-Hoc' mode. Theres no need for bridging either, Linux seems to happily 
ferry packets from wired to wireless ( and vise versa) with justa bit of 


on Tue, Apr 03, 2001 at 08:24:32AM +0100, Dave Hodgkinson wrote:
> Robin Szemeti <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > my current plan of attack is probably 2 lucent/orinoco wavelan 128/RC4
> > cards .. one in the laptop .. one in the border router machine on an ISA
> > adaptor .. one guy I spoke to reckoned it would work .. another reckoned
> > I was an idjut (well we knew _that_ already ..) and you had to have a
> > 'access point' not just two wavelan cards .. dunno which to believe as
> > half the access points just have a wavelan card in them anyway ... I do
> > know that they are piss expensive over here .. might wait till I go to
> > the states ... 
> Should work between the two cards, just make sure you have some
> crossover aether between the two...
> -- 
> Dave Hodgkinson,                   
> Editor-in-chief, The Highway Star 
>         Interim CTO, web server farms, technical strategy
>              ----------------------------------------

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